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Man charged with raping step-daughter arrested in Gazipur

  • Published at 05:04 pm November 2nd, 2020
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On July 30, Iqbal raped his step-daughter when she arrived at her mother’s house from her husband's house

Police on Sunday arrested a man accused in a case filed for raping his step-daughter in Gazipur in July.

The accused has been identified as Humayan Rashid Iqbal, 46, son of Abdus Salam from Jagannathpur upazila in Sunamganj.

The woman is married. She filed a case in this regard under the Women and Child Repression Prevention Act on Sunday.

Quoting the case details, Kashimpur police station Officer-in-Charge Mahboub-E-Alam Khuda said Iqbal got married to the victim’s mother about 12 years ago.

On July 30, Iqbal raped his step-daughter when she arrived at her mother’s house in Latifpur Sardaganj area in Gazipur city from her husband's house. "The incident is under investigation," added OC Mahboub-E-Alam.