Disabled girl raped in Jamalpur

Staff Correspondent
17 October 2020, Sat
Published: 10:43 Updated: 10:46

Disabled girl raped in Jamalpur

Youth arrested for allegedly raping a nine-year-old disabled girl at Sarishabari in Jamalpur.

The arrestee is- Arif Mia (19) a neighbour of the victim's family. He is a resident of Bogarpar Pukurpar village under the Upazila.  

Sarishabari police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abu Md Fazlul Karim said that police arrested Arif soon after the victim's father filed a written complaint about the matter on Friday afternoon.

According to the complaint, the incident took place in Bogarpar Pukurpar area on October 13 when the girl was at home alone after her father, a rickshaw-puller by profession, went out for work while her mother was working in a nearby field.

At that moment, Arif entered the house and raped her, it said. 

The process of filing a case was underway, the OC said.