7 arrested from Ctg over Khagrachhari woman rape
Published: 09:52 PM, 26 September 2020 Updated: 10:03 PM, 26 September 2020
Police have arrested seven people from different parts of Chattogram in charge of gang-raping a woman in Khagrachhari Sadar Thana area. Khagrachhari district police arrested them in a separate operation in Chattogram metropolis from Friday night to Saturday morning.
Khagrachhari Sadar Police Station (OC) Abdur Rashid confirmed the arrest of seven people and said seven people have been arrested from Chattogram for being involved in rape and robbery. The operation to arrest more people involved in the incident is underway after the interrogation of the arrested.
According to the police, a group of miscreants raided the house of Bindu Lal Chakma of Adam village in front of Golabari Union Parishad in Khagrachhari district Sadar on Wednesday (September 23) at around 3am and robbed the house.
During the robbery, the gang members gang-raped the woman. At that time, they took at least 3 bharis' gold ornaments including earrings and rings and mobile phone sets.
Immediately after the incident, the police launched an operation to nab the miscreants and arrested seven from different areas of Chattogram city.
Meanwhile, the raped woman is undergoing treatment at Khagrachhari District Sadar Hospital. Purnajivan Chakma, a resident doctor at the hospital, confirmed that her condition was stable.