A seven-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by a youth in Chhagalnaiya upazila of Feni.
Police arrested the alleged rapist, Mohammad Bahar, 25, son of Ruhul Amin, of Shilua village in the upazila, on Saturday after a case was filed over the incident.
MM Murshed, officer-in-charge of Chhagalnaiya Police Station, said the girl, of Kishoreganj, had been living with her family at a rented house at Shilua.
Bahar took her to a nearby shop on Friday noon and violated her there, he said.
Victim’s mother and sister found the girl in the shop after a hectic search when the rapist managed to flee seeing them.
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