Police on Tuesday morning arrested a man for allegedly raping a housewife in Bothar area of Chatmohar upazila in Pabna.
The arrested was identified as Mizanur Rahman, of village Bothar, in the upazila.
Officer-in-charge of Chatmohar police station Aminul Islam said that on July 29 at about 4:00pm, when the victim was waiting for a van in the area, some unidentified youths including Mizan forcibly picked up the victim in a CNG-run auto-rickshaw and took her to an unknown place and raped her.
The victim’s father filed a kidnapping and rape case against Mizan on Sunday night.
Following the case, police raided the house of Mizan on Tuesday morning and arrested him.
Later, Mizan was sent to jail as he was produced before a court.
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