Bernicat saddened by sexual assaults on Bangladeshi girls

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 16:29, Oct 31,2016 | Updated: 17:31, Oct 31,2016

Marcia Bernicat

Marcia Bernicat. — UNB file photo

United States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Monday said she is ‘saddened’ by recent sexual assaults of girls in Bangladesh. 

Bernicat also said no one should fear in reporting over violence against girls and women. 

‘Saddened by recent sexual assaults of girls. No one should fear reporting violence against girls and women,’ she tweeted attaching a media report headlined ‘Two children rapped in separate incidents.’

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