Alexa Truck driver rescues girl from rape on moving bus

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Truck driver rescues girl from rape on moving bus

 Chattogram Correspondent

 Published: 03:33 PM, 15 August 2019   Updated: 03:35 PM, 15 August 2019

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A truck driver saved a woman from rape on the moving bus in Chattogram. The incident took place on Saturday night around 12am at Kazi Deori area. 

Kotwali Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Mohsin told that the woman got on the bus from Shah Amanat bridge to visit her relative's house in Mistripara Dewanhat area. When the bus reached at GCI intersecton at 12am, all the passengers went down. After reaching Lalkhan Bazar the bus suddenly turned towards Kazi Deori instade of Dewanhat.

When asked helper Hridoy told her to shut up and after the bus reached the Chittagong club, he tried to rape her. When the woman started screaming, the truck hears it and immediately chased the bus. 

At one point, he was able to resist the speed of the bus when he reached Kazir Deuri. As the bus stopped the woman jumped and neighborhood rescued her.

The driver of the bus, Rabiul Awal, 22, and helper Md. Hridoy (24) have arrested. 

It was not possible to identify truck driver as he left for his destination before police arrived.