BCL leader, 6 others held for stalking schoolgirl

United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Published: 14:00, Jan 17,2020 | Updated: 01:01, Jan 18,2020


Police on Thursday night arrested seven people, including a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League, allegedly for stalking a schoolgirl in Raighati area of Mohanpur in Rajshahi.

The arrested were Raighati union unit BCL president Shahinul Alam Mithu, 24, Hossain, 20, Rana Hossain, 25, Mahfuzur Rahman, 19, Shafiul, 24, Arafat Islam Nahid, 20, and Harun-ur-Rashid, 45.

Mohanpur police officer-in-charge Mostak Ahmed said Hossain had been stalking the girl for the past four months. On Thursday, Hossain along with his accomplices assaulted her at Boral High School ground.

Police arrested them after the victim’s father filed a case against them in this regard.

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