October 20, 2021, 1:34 am
Jewel Chowdhury, Habiganj :
A teenage girl has been accused of gang-raping in Nabiganj of Habiganj. However, local members tried to cover up the incident. When the girl’s condition deteriorated, she was admitted to the Gaini ward of Habiganj Sadar Hospital at 10 am on Monday. This incident has caused a stir.
Relatives of the girl told this correspondent on Monday night that a 14-year-old schoolgirl from Rokonpur village of the upazila was forcibly taken to an abandoned house near a local shrine at 4 pm on September 15 by Ripon Mia, 20, son of Abdul Qayyum and Rustam Ali’s son Jamshed Mia. 19). At one stage, they raped the girl with a towel and fled. Later, family members and local members came to take the girl home and treated her with a village doctor. Members and local people tried to cover up the incident.
Nabiganj Police Station OC Mohammad Dalim Ahmed said the case would be taken up as soon as the complaint was lodged and the police operation to nab the accused was continuing. Moreover, the victim has been admitted to the hospital.