44 women and children were raped in February this year
In February this year, 110 girls and 122 women were victims of torture. 44 of them were raped, 24 of them were girls. This information came out in the survey published by Bangladesh Mahila Parishad sent to the media on Tuesday.
It showed that seven women, including three daughters, were gang-raped in February. Among them, one child was killed after being raped. Apart from this, 11 people including eight girls were tried to rape. 16 people including 9 girls were sexually assaulted. 11 daughters were victims of abuse. Two of them committed suicide due to harassment.
There were three cases of trafficking of women and girls in February. Two people were burnt. One of them died in the fire. Seven people were tortured due to dowry. Three of them were killed due to dowry. Fourteen people, including five daughters, were victims of physical abuse. Three people were subjected to physical abuse in the family violence incident. Two maids were killed.
40 people including 15 girls were killed due to various reasons. Apart from this, an attempt has been made to kill one person. 10 people including three daughters have died mysteriously. 24 people including eight girls committed suicide. Among them, eight people, including three daughters, were victims of suicide. One attempted suicide.
Last month, 10 girls were abducted and one was attempted abducted. One is a victim of fatwa. One victim of police torture. Five people, including a daughter, were victims of cyber crime. There were 10 cases of child marriage. Eight of these have prevented child marriage. Apart from this, five people were tortured in various ways.