7 arrested over raping mentally challenged girl in Khagrachhari...

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7 arrested over raping mentally challenged girl in Khagrachhari

 Chattogram Metropolis Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:35 PM, 26 September 2020  

7 arrested over raping mentally challenged girl in Khagrachhari

7 arrested over raping mentally challenged girl in Khagrachhari

Police have arrested seven people in connection with the rape of a mentally challenged woman in Khagrachhari. They have been arrested after conducting raids at different places in Chattogram. Police are still searching for two more accused in the incident.

Last Wednesday night, a gang of nine robbers broke into a house in Balpeiya Adam area when everyone was sleeping. Later, they tied the hands and feet of everyone in the house and looted the house. The robbers took three bhoris of gold ornaments, cash and a mobile set.

At one stage of the robbery, in another room, they raped their mentally handicapped daughter (26) by tying a scarf on her hands, feet and face.

On Thursday (September 24) morning, neighbors came to the rescue them after hearing the housewife's screaming.

Khagrachhari Sadar police inspector (investigation) Golam Abshar said that the victim's mother filed a case with the police station on Thursday afternoon accusing nine unidentified persons.

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