News No. 107/2012, Friday, October 05, 2012
AN EIGHTH grade girl student of Gaindya High School in Rajstali Upazila of Rangamati district has been raped, according to Purbokone, a daily newspaper published from Chittagong.
In a news article published on Thursday, 4 October, the daily, quoting a complaint filed with the police in connection with the incident, said, ‘The girl was raped by her classmate when she went to a private tutor at 8am on Tuesday.’
The paper indentified the victim as Mina Tanchangya, 14, daughter of Sudhangshu Tanchangya, 48, from Longadu Punarbashan area under Gaindya Union No. 2.
‘Ariful Islam, 16, son of Emdadul Haq of Islampur area raped her’, the paper quoted Iqbal Hossain, head teacher of Gaindya High School, as saying.
The victim’s father filed a case (No. 01/02/10/2012) with Rajstali police station under section 10 of the Women and Child Repression Prevention Act 2003.
The accused is reported to be absconding.