Police arrested three youths on Monday night on charges of being involved in the rape. The girl is currently undergoing treatment at the One-Stop Crisis Center (OCC) of Faridpur Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical College Hospital. Mostakuzzaman the Chairman of the area said the girl was raped by some people in a village of North Channel Union in Faridpur Sadar between 10pm and 11:30 pm on Sunday.
Her father is a truck driver and she is elder among 3 sisters. She is a seventh grader at a local school. Police arrested 3 and they are Akash Sheikh (18), a Auto-Rikshaw driver from Dangi village of Aizuddin Matubbar of Dikrirchar Union, Roni Sheikh (18), a mason’s colleague from the same area and Shipon Sheikh (19), a trolley driver from North Channel Purbadangi village.
On Sunday night, when the girl came out of her house in Char Madhabdia Union of Faridpur Sadar in an emergency, four men from a nearby North Channel Union village grabbed her by the face and picked up an easybike and raped her. Later, at 11:30 pm, the teenager was left dying in an empty field. Her father registered a case under the Women and Child Abuse Prevention Act at Faridpur Kotwali Police Station on Monday night accusing four or five unidentified persons including Akash.