A student of class six has been rapped and made pregnant for six months at Pirgonj under Rangpur District. Police arrested the rapist, Montaz alias Mamtaz Ali, 62.
As a result, the schoolgirl became introverted. The neighbors of the village continue to question her in various ways due to her physical changes. The schoolgirl did not even know that she had a child in her womb. At one stage, when she was taken to the hospital on August 6, the doctor on duty informed her that she was 6 months pregnant.
When the family members wanted to know about this from the schoolgirl, she told about the incident. When the matter came to light in the village, the influential Montaz alias Mamtaz Ali and his men became enraged and attacked the helpless schoolgirl’s house. Due to constant fear and intimidation, the schoolgirl ran away from home and took shelter elsewhere. As their parents are disabled, they did not dare to take legal recourse for fear.
The schoolgirl’s uncle Bulu Mia and his wife All Begum prayed for justice at the local Sujarkuti Mosque to settle the matter locally. At the meeting, Mumtaz Ali promised to pay the schoolgirl taka one lakh for his misdeeds but refused to recognize the unborn child. As a result, the settlement meeting was ruined.
Assistant Superintendent of Police (D Circle) Kamruzzaman informed the matter and ordered the Pirganj Police to arrest the accused rapist Mamtaz Ali. The Pirganj Police arrested the rapist Mamtaz