Rashedul Islam, Rupganj (Narayanganj): Police have arrested teacher Sumon Mia, 32, in a case of raping a schoolgirl in Rupganj. The teacher was arrested on Saturday (July 17) morning from Ruposhi Kahina area of Tarab Municipality in the upazila.
The arrested teacher Sumon Mia is the son of Azahar Fakir of Gabtali police station area of Bogra district. He is currently a tenant of Fakhruddin’s house in Rupshi Kahina area.
Rupganj police sub-inspector (SI) Golzar Hossain said the arrested Sumon used to teach the girl privately. At one point, the two fell in love. On the morning of January 2 this year, the student’s mother, father and sister went to market at Gauchia Market.
Sumon took the opportunity to stay at home around 10 am and promised to marry the schoolgirl. The schoolgirl herself filed a case with the Rupganj Police Station under the Prevention of Violence against Children and Women Act on Saturday morning. Teacher Sumon Mia was arrested on the basis of the case.