Police today arrested a man on charge of raping a 12-year-old madrasa student in Khaldhar Road in Jashore town.
Accused Faruk Hossain (35), from Dighalia upazila of Khulna, was arrested from a rented house on Khaldhar road in the town, reports our Benapole correspondent.
The arrest was made following a case filed by the victim’s mother with Jashore Kotwali Police Station last night.
The girl’s mother said in the case that the accused raped the girl when she left the house around 8:00am yesterday leaving her daughter at home alone.
Md Moniruzaman, officer-in-charge of Jashore Kotwali Police Station, said the accused was arrested after a case was filed with the police station.