He was sent to jail following a court order
A man reportedly attempted to rape his daughter in Konabari area of Gazipur city.
The girl's mother filed a case in this regard at Konabari police station on Sunday.
The accused Raju Miya, 40, hailing from Gobindanagar area of Thakurgaon Sadar upazila, has been sent to jail following a court order.
Confirming the matter, Konabari police station Sub-Inspector Abdul Jalil said Raju is a labourer by profession and lives in Konabari with his family. His wife and daughter work at a garment factory.
According to the case details, Raju often used to make inappropriate proposals to his daughter upon getting the opportunity. On Saturday night he began harassing his daughter. At one point he attempted to rape her when her mother rushed to the spot hearing her screams.
The girl's mother began screaming for help when locals detained Raju and handed him over to the police.
A court of judicial magistrate in Gazipur city recorded the girl's statement following the incident.