The main accused in a case of gangraping a teenage girl at Uttara was arrested from the city’s Dakshinkhan area in the city on Friday evening, a day after the heinous act, agencies report. On information, a squad of RAB-1 arrested Mehedi Hasan alias Arif, 20, son of Mizanur Rahman Firoz from Chalaban area under Dakshinkhan Police Station, the battalion sources said.
The girl, who is an employee of a chain shop at Uttara, has allegedly been gangraped by her colleague and two others at Uttara on July 30 while she was returning home from workplace.
The victim lodged a rape case with Uttara Police Staion accusing three persons including Arif. Arif hails from Sultanabad under Mrijaganj Police Station of Patuakhali district and a resident of Chalaban, Nagarbari Road, Masjid Gali in Dakshinkhan Police Station.