Arrest illustration
Arrest illustration

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Saturday arrested a local leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) as he allegedly raped a teenager in Dariapara area of Sylhet city, reports UNB.

The arrested person is Ragib Hossain Niju, 20, son of Abdul Kayum and local Chhatra League leader of Sylhet city unit.

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Assistant superintendent of police Samiul Alam of RAB- 9 said Niju violated the girl on 29 September promising to marry her.

Victim's mother filed a case in connection with the incident on Friday, he said.

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The victim has been admitted to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital for medical test.