A neighbor has been accused of raping a schoolgirl in Mymensingh’s Ishwarganj after calling her from home. The girl’s mother filed a case of abduction and rape against the young man on Sunday afternoon.
The accused youth is the son of Abdul Khaleq of Dighalia village in Atharbari of Ismail Mia upazila.
According to police and the victim’s family sources, the girl had a love affair with Ismail Miah. Ismail called the girl from home last Tuesday saying that there was talk. He then locked her in his room and raped her. Later, when the incident came to light, the family of the rapist tried to settle the matter locally by holding the girl in custody, but as there was no solution, the girl’s family went to the Atharbari police investigation center on Sunday morning and lodged a complaint. Later, the police rescued the girl and took her to the police station.
The girl said that Ismail called her to talk and took her away. But took her home and raped her. Then they kept him in the house. Later the police went and rescued him.
Ishwarganj Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abdul Quader Mia said the girl was rescued and brought to the police station. A case of kidnapping and rape has been registered. Attempts are being made to arrest the accused. It is known that the family of the raped girl is showing different kinds of threats to the raped girl.