News No. 29/2015, Saturday, March 07, 2015
A Jumma housewife who is expecting a baby was reportedly gang- raped in Headman Para under Ghagra Union of Kaokhali Upazila, Rangamati district.
The incident happened on Thursday night (5 March) when five Benali settlers broke into the house of Aungsi Mong Marma in Headmen Para.
The miscreants bound him, pressed his mouth and beat him before taking turns raping his wife.
Two of the attackers have been identified as Saddam Hossain, 21, Son of Hashem Hossain and Bappi Majumder, 22, son of Gouranga Majumder.
They also took away a mobile phone sets from Aungshi Mong.
On Friday, Aungshi Mong went to Kaokhali police station to file a case, but the on-duty officer refused to register the case on the pretext that the officer-in-charge (oc) was not at his office.
The Hill Women’s Federation and the Chittagong Hill Tracts Women’s Association condemned the rape of the Jumma housewife and demanded that the culprits be brought to justice.