News No. 31/2015, Monday, March 16, 2015
A 15-YEAR-OLD school girl was gang raped in Dighinala on Monday (9 march) night.
The police arrested Sohel Ahmed, president of the Kobakhali Union branch committee of the Bangladesh Chattra League, the student wing of the ruling party Awami League in connection with the incident.
The girl, a class ten student of a high school, was returning home in Noonchari village along with two male friends after attending a religious ceremony at Dighinala Bana Vihar when the incident took place.
Sohel and his friends took her two friends and relatives -- Manob Chakma and Sujon Jyoti Chakma -- to Sabuj Sangha club house at Kobakhali bazar and bound them there, while they forced the victim to a lonely place behind the club house and then took turn raping her.
The locals rescued the girl the next morning in a devastating condition and sent her to Khagrachari Sadar hospital. While the police arrested Sohel, others involved in the incident, Sohag (32), Saiful Islam (26) and Ameer Hossain are still at large.----------------