News No. 31/2014, Monday, June 16, 2014
A JUMMA housewife has been subjected to an attempted rape in Sajek of Rangamati district.
Md. Rahim, 45, a cattle trader from Baghaichari Pourasova Model Town, was caught and beaten by villagers for attempting to rape a woman and was handed over to the police.
According to sources, on Sunday night (15 June) Rahim went to the house of Jubo Lal Chakma in the village of Langolmara in Sajek.
Jubo Lal was away from home at that time. Finding his wife alone in the house, Rahim made an attempt to rape her.
When the people of the nearby houses knew of the incident, they caught and beat Rahim.
The villagers handed him over to Anwar, Officer-in-charge of Sajek police station, in the morning today.