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Main accused in BCIC students assault case arrested

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) yesterday arrested main accused over assaulting two female students of BCIC College in capital's Mirpur area.

"Acting on intelligence report, a team of RAB-4 picked up Jibon Karim alias Babu, 24, from Beribadh area under Shah Ali Police Station at 7 pm," said a RAB release.

Babu, a local shop owner, with the help of his cronies beat up Fariha Habib Mim and her twin sister Aswad Habib Jim on October 19 as both the girls protested abuse. They slapped, kicked and even beat the sisters with bamboo sticks in broad daylight.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)