BCL men gang-rape woman in Sylhet MC college

Staff Correspondent
26 September 2020, Sat
Published: 11:53 Updated: 04:18

BCL men gang-rape woman in Sylhet MC college

A woman has been gang-raped allegedly by Chhatra League men at the premises of the hostel of Sylhet's Murari Chand (MC) College when she was visiting the place with her husband on Friday night.

According to sources, a group of Chhatra League men confined the woman's husband in a room and took the woman inside a car where she was gang-raped.

Police rescued the couple from the hostel premises and admitted the woman to the One-Stop Crisis Centre of Sylhet’s Osmani Medical College Hospital on Friday around 10:30 pm

The victim's husband filed a case in this connection against seven to eight people, naming six at Shahporan police station in connection with the incident.

Six of the accused are identified as M Saifur Rahman, Shah Mahbubur Rahman Rony, Tareq Ahmad, Arjun Laskar, Robiul Islam and Mahfujur Rahman, all of them are involved in Bangladesh Chhatra League.

Jyotirmoy Sarkar, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police confirmed the incident to Dhaka Tribune. 

He said: "We still couldn't identify the suspects of the incident. But an investigation is going on."

The victim’s husband filed the case with Shah Paran Police Station on Saturday morning.