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Madrasa girl ‘gang-raped’ in Sylhet

Madrasa girl ‘gang-raped’ in Sylhet

SYLHET, Nov 25: A fourteen-year-old girl was gangraped by some miscreants at her house at Sheurkhal village in Bakaganj Upazila on Thursday, reports UNB. Victim’s father filed a case with Balaganj Police Station over the incident accusing six people—- two named and four unnamed-on Friday. According to the case statement, two next-door youths —Ahad Ali andf Azar Ali-along with four other accomplices, who were lurking nearby, intercepted her daughter when she went out of her room on Thursday night. Later, the culprits forcibly took her to a cowshed and violated her there in turns, as she lost her senses. Hearing the hue and cry from the spot, family members rushed in and took her to Sylhet Osmani Medical College and Hospital. In the meantime, the accused fled the scene. Officer-in-Charge of Balaganj Police Station Gazi Ataur Rahman said police arrested Ahad and Azar, who were named in the case statement on Saturday afternoon. Meanwhile, different human rights groups have been vocal over the rape and demanded exemplary punishment of the accused.

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