May 11, 2021, 1:16 am
Asaduzzaman khairul, Savar (Dhaka): Rapid Action Battalion RAB-4 has arrested the fugitive accused of the incident. The accused was arrested three days after the incident took place on April 18, 2021 in Ashulia Bypass Namapara area. RAB-4 confirmed the arrest of the accused named Mohammad Emon Sardar (19), District-Gopalganj (22-04-2021) in a written notification on Thursday morning on the night of 21 April 2021.
According to RAB, the victim came from her village home to her cousin and brother-in-law’s house downstairs in Ashulia about three weeks ago in search of a job. On the day of the incident, Emon, who was living on the second floor of the same house, forcibly entered the house and raped the victim. At that moment, the rapist fled before the people around him came forward.
The day after the incident, on 19/04/21, the victim’s family filed a case with the Ashulia Police Station accusing a young man named ‘Emon Hossain’.
After being widely publicized as an important and sensational event in various electronic and print media at the local and national levels, the RAB, along with the local police, began to cast a shadow over the case.
The RAB-4 notification further said that since its inception as an elite force, the RAPID Action Battalion RAB has been working with utmost sincerity and dedication to eradicate various kinds of atrocities and heinous crimes. Every member of the RAB is committed to eradicating the most heinous crimes like rape and is working tirelessly to build a safe society for women and children.
Ashulia Police Station SI Tamima Akhter said a rape case had been registered against the accused in the incident and he was sent to court on Thursday morning.