Police made the arrest followed by a rape case lodged at Panchagarh Sadar police station under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act, 2000, said Abdul Latif Mia, officer-in-charge (OC) of Panchagarh Sadar police station.

Earlier on 27 and 28 January, Abu Bakkar raped those two resident students in the madrasah, according to the case statement.

As the locals and parents of the students got information and interrogated the accused. At this point Abu Bakkar confessed that he raped two of his students.