News No. 119/2012, Friday, November 02, 2012
A 12-YEAR old Jumma girl has been subjected to an attempted rape in Patachara Union of Ramgarh under Khagrachari district.
According to local sources, at about 2:30pm yesterday, Thursday, Nil Kumar Chakma of Gorukata village went to visit Rajendra Tripura at the latter’s house in the same village.
Nil Kumar Chakma then sent Rajendra Tripura’s daughter to his home to get wine for him. At that time a Bengali settler, Md. Salu, was drinking wine at his (Nil Kumar Chakma) house and there was no other soul in the house.
When the girl entered the house, Salu grabbed and attempted to rape her.
As she screamed for help people from nearby houses rushed there and rescued the girl.
Later the villagers handed him over to Bengali elders after giving him a sound beating.