Indigenous college girl raped again in Nawabganj, rapist arrested


Hill Voice, 5 September 2020, Dinajpur:  It has been alleged that a 20-year-old college girl was raped in Nawabganj upazila of Dinajpur district. The incident took place on 01 September 2020 at around 7.30 pm.

According to the victim, Tapash Chandra Roy, son of Patan Chandra Roy of Azampur Kazipara village in Mahmudpur union of the same upazila, used to offer love to the 12th grade girl of Daudpur Mahila College of Dompara village of Daudpur union of Nawabganj upazila. But while the college girl does not agree to his proposal, she is tempted to marry him.

Lastly, on 01 September, at around 7.30 pm, Tapas Chandra called the victim to the house of Mrimon Tudu under construction in the village. When the girl went there, Tapas Chandra raped her. At that time, hearing the screams of the girl, when the people around came to rescue her, the rapist Tapas Chandra ran away.

The victim filed a case under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act with Nawabganj Police Station on the night of September 3. Police later arrested the accused rapist Tapash Chandra in the case.