Police have arrested a young man on charges of repeatedly raping two minor girls in Hathazari upazila of Chittagong.
The arrestee is Mohammad Hossain, 36, son of Robi Motaleb. Hailing from Teknaf in Cox's Bazar, he had been living at Amtola of Hathazari for professional reasons.
Officer-in-charge of Hathazari police station Belal Uddin Jahangir said Hossain confessed to his crimes.
Hossain had been raping the two girls -- one aged 7 and the other 9, he said, adding that the families of the victims came to know about it when he was violating them on 7 March.
Police arrested Hossain on Monday night after a local union parishad member informed them about it, the OC said.