Gaibandha, Aug 27 (UNB) – A schoolgirl was reportedly raped in Paroil village in Gobindaganj upazila on Sunday.
The victim’s father filed a case over the incident with Gobindaganj police.
According to case documents, the seventh grader was alone at home when Liton Mia, son of Abdur Razzak, a neighbour of the victim, approached her.
He threatened the girl and raped her.
“Liton has been on the run since the incident,” Gobindaganj Police Station’s Officer-in-Charge Mehedi Hasan said. “We’re trying to arrest him.”
The victim was scheduled to undergo medical tests at the Sadar Hospital on Tuesday, the OC said.