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Housewife violated at gunpoint


Published : 04 Feb 2021 07:54 PM

A housewife was allegedly violated at gunpoint at Madhu village under Dakshinpara area in Jashore Sadar upazila on Wednesday. The victim filed a case in this connection on Wednesday night. Police arrested the accused from Bosudia area in the night.  The accused is Sabdar Hossain, son of Abder Hossain of the upazila.

The victim alleged that she was also threatened with death for not opening his mouth about the rape Incident.

According to the case statement, neighbor Sabdar Hossain used to harass the housewife in various ways including making bad proposals. On February 3, when her husband was not at home, Sabdar forcibly entered the housewife's room. Later, raped her at gunpoint. After the rape, he warned the victim that if she told anyone she will be killed. 

Later, when the housewife's husband and brother-in-law came to house, she told the rape incident. They went to the Jashore Kotwali Police Station to file a case. 

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Jashore Kotwali Police Station Moniruzzaman said that a case has been registered against the accused Sabdar Hossain for raping the housewife. Police arrested the accused.