Jashore, Apr 25 (UNB) – A Class-IX girl has reportedly become pregnant after being raped by a youth at Kholadanga Paschimbara village in Sadar upazila.
The victim’s mother filed a case with Kotwali Model Police Station on Wednesday against the ‘rapist’ and an associate after the matter came to light, said its officer-in-charge Apurba Hasan.
According to the case statement, Mehedi Hasan, son of Monir Hossain of the village, first raped the girl on February 14 last.
Mehedi with the help of Billal of the village took the girl to an under-construction building around 8pm on the day and violated her there. He also violated the girl several times later.
Around 8pm on Wednesday, Mehedi again took the girl to a poultry firm at the village with the help of Billal and raped her there.
At one stage of search, family members rescued the girl from the spot but Mehedi and Billal managed to flee.
The OC said the girl is two months pregnant and they sent the girl to hospital on Thursday where she under medical examination. “We’re yet to receive the test results,” he said.