Medical &Health

Speech-impaired teen raped in city

A 13-year-old speech-impaired girl was reportedly raped in Sheora Railgate area in Bhatara of the capital on Saturday night.

The victim has been sent to one-stop crisis centre (OCC) at Dhaka Medical College Hospital for treatment and forensic test.

Assistant Sub-Inspector Md Parvez of Bhatara Police Station said a man was arrested in this connection.

He said that it has not been confirmed yet whether one or more people raped the girl.

However, OCC sources said that it will be confirmed after the forensic test.

Process is underway to file a case in this regard, the ASI added.

Source: United News of Bangladesh