Attempt to violate 5-yr old child, accused beaten up by mob


In Rangpur, a man named Shahidar Rahman, 50, was handed over to the police for allegedly trying to violate a five-year-old child on Sunday.

The incident took place in the western Nilkantha area of Rangpur city. Police arrested Shahidar Rahman from the spot. Shahidar is son of late Nashar Munshi of the area.

According to police and locals, Shahidar tried to violate a five-year-old daughter of a local fish trader by luring her into a nearby nursery around 5:30 pm on Sunday.

At this time, the people around came forward and rescued the girl. Later, the locals got angry and beat Shahidar up before handing him over to the police.

Kotwali Police Station SI Majnu Mia confirmed the arrest saying that Shahidar was taken to the police station for further legal action.