6-year-old child raped, youth arrested


An allegation of rape of a six-year-old child has been made in Dinajpur’s Ghoraghat after being lured by food. The child was rescued in critical condition and admitted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital.

In this incident, the child’s father filed a case at the police station on Thursday (July 4) night. Later, the police arrested the accused in a raid.

The name of the arrested youth is Raju Mia (25). He is the son of Chahir Uddin of Loharband area of ​​Bulakipur union of the upazila. Raju Mia has a shop adjacent to her house in that area.

The child’s father said that on Tuesday (July 2) around 5 pm, the child went to play with others of the same age near the house. However, not finding them, he returned home. On the way, when he passed by the shop of the young man, he invited him to his house and asked him to give him sweets. As there was no one at home, the child was raped.

He said, ‘After some time, my daughter lost consciousness after coming to the yard of the house. It can be seen that his body is bleeding. First aid was immediately taken to a nearby clinic. Later, when his physical condition deteriorated, he was admitted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital. He is still undergoing treatment. I want justice for this incident.’

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Ghoraghat police station Asaduzzaman said that the accused was arrested within a few hours. The child is now hospitalized. A letter will be sent to the hospital authorities for his medical examination.’

Mahabur Rahman/SR/MS