An eight-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by her Madrasa teacher in the district’s Sirajdikhan.
The police arrested the accused, Abdul Hamid, 26, a teacher of Azizia Mukhsudul Ulm Madrasah on Tuesday morning.
Victim’s mother told the Dhaka Tribune: “I found my daughter crying when I returned home from my workplace on Tuesday morning. When asked, she told me that her teacher violated her.
“Later, I informed the matter to my neighbours and they captured the criminal and called the police.”
Sirajdikhan police station OC Yeardous Hasan said: “Being informed, we picked the accused up and sent the victim to Munshiganj General Hospital for forensic test.”
A case has been filed in this connection.