Rape in name of treatment: Fake Kabiraj arrested
Published: 02:05 PM, 13 January 2021 Updated: 02:09 PM, 13 January 2021
Fake Kabiraj Salam Kholzar; Photo: Collected
Police on Wednesday has arrested a fake Kabiraj (person who practiced Ayurveda treatment) named Salam Kholzar on charges of raping by threatening to kill a housewife in Dhamrai, Dhaka.
He was arrested from his residence in the Dakshinpara area of Chauhat UP in Dhamrai in the morning.
The rapist named Kholzar, son of Waresh Mia of Chauhat’s Dakshinpara area.
According to police, a housewife from the area went to see Kabiraj on Tuesday for medical treatment, but the Kabiraj (who was later identified as fake Kabiraj) raped her with death threats. Later, the housewife went to Dhamrai police station at night and filed a case against the Kabiraj. Then the police arrested Salam Kholzar on Wednesday.
Abu Sayeed, SI of the Kawalipara police investigation center in Dhamrai, said the accused had been arrested. The raped housewife was rescued and sent to the One-Stop Crisis Center of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for a medical check-up.