Teenager 'gang-raped by three friends' overnight in Sirajganj

Staff Correspondent
17 September 2019, Tue
Published: 12:09 Updated: 02:28

Teenager 'gang-raped by three friends' overnight in Sirajganj

A teenage girl (17) has been accused of raping by boyfriend and his friends overnight in Kamarakhand in Sirajganj.

The victim girl's brother filed a case with Kamalkhand police station on Monday (September 16) noon after mentioning the names of the four men and two unidentified accused.

The victim's home was in Ullapara Upazila. Police arrested the two youths on Monday afternoon.

The arrested are Ashraful Islam (20), son of Dulal Sekh of Kutichar village of Kamarakhand Upazila, and Naimul Haque, (20) son of Mukaddes Ali of the same area.

Inspector (Investigation) of Kamarkhand Police Station Palash Chandra Dev said the accused was in a love relationship with Ashraful Islam. Ashraful brought the girl from Ullapara last Sunday night. Later, he was taken to an under-construction building in Kutichar area of ​​Kamarkhand Upazila.

Ashraful called three more of his friends there. They then raped the girl overnight. In the morning, they escaped leaving the girl in the Kutichar area. When the locals informed the police in the morning, the police reached the spot and rescued the girl and brought her to the police station, he added.

He also said, the girl's brother filed a case with the police on Monday noon. Following the case, two accused have been arrested. Efforts are underway to arrest the remaining accused.

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