Victim’s husband was away from home and her 2 children were threatened to be killed, the statement further reads.
Local councillor Saiful Islam said a case had been filed against the accused a few years back for allegedly raping another woman in the village. “They are also involved in the drug trade as well,” he said.
Bagha Police Station office-in-charge (OC) Nazrul Islam said the victim was sent to the OCC of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital for a physical examination.
One of the arrested was sent to jail through the court. The operation to arrest the other accused was being continued, he added.