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Two held over ‘rape’ of Baul singer in Savar

Sun Online Desk     11th August, 2017 05:46:01 printer

Two held over ‘rape’ of Baul singer in Savar

A baul singer has allegedly been gang raped after being invited to a musical show in Ashulia, on the outskirts of capital.


Being informed by locals, police rescued the woman, hailing from Narayanganj, from a house at Ashulia on Thursday, reports UNB.


When the victim was taken to Ashulia police station she filed a case. Later police arrested two people - Abdur Razzak, 40 and Ataur Rahman, 42- from Aukpara area.


Abdul Awal, officer-in-charge of Ashulia Police Station, said a female singer with whom the victim got acquainted about a month ago invited her to the musical show on Wednesday night.


When the victim reached the house as per the instruction of the female singer, eight-ten people confined her to aroom and raped her overnight, the OC said.


The victim was sent to One Stop Crisis Centre at Dhaka Medical College Hospital.