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8-year-old girl kidnapped, raped by 30-year-old man
An eight-year-old child was raped by a man in Satkhira’s Tala upazila on Tuesday.
The victim is a class two student of Satkhira’s Karitas School in Sadar union.
The rapist, Alim Morol, 30, who managed to escape immediately after the incident, was arrested on Wednesday.
Tala Sadar Union Parishad Chairman Zakir Hossain told the Dhaka Tribune that the victim’s parents had gone over to their neighbours to television while their daughter was at home sleeping all by herself.
“Alim sneaked into house and ran off with the child to an adjacent field and raped her,” the chairman added.
The victim was initially rushed to Tala Hospital and later transferred to Satkhira Sadar Hospital for better treatment.
“The child is not completely out of danger,” said her doctors.
Officer-in-charge of Tala police station Md Hasan Hafizur Rahman said that police visited the spot soon after being informed.
“After conducting a day-long drive based on tips, we managed to arrest the culprit,” the OC added.