A six-year-old girl was raped by a vegetable vendor in Cemetery Road area of Khulna city this afternoon.
The victim is now undergoing treatment at the One-Stop Crisis Centre (OCC) in Khulna Medical College and Hospital, our Khulna correspondent reports.
The rapist Mazid Gazi, 44, was arrested from his residence in the city immediately after the rape incident, said Monira Sultana, assistant deputy commissioner of Khulna Metropolitan Police.
Mazid is a business partner of the victim’s father, police said.
Process of filing a rape case was underway till last reported, the ADC added