Girl escapes, driver held
A driver was held over the attempted rape of a girl in his moving bus in Sonargaon upazila of Narayanganj Monday night, Agencies report.
Locals and bystanders chased the bus responding the screaming girl. They caught the driver identified as Shamim Mia and handed over to police.
The helper, however, managed to flee the scene.
Sources said the driver tricked the girl to drop her at Meghna Ghat and attempted to rape her at Ashariar Char area, after she had boarded the bus of Swadesh Paribahan in Gulistan, Dhaka around 9pm.
The driver was detained and the bus was seized at Meghna New Town area, said Sonargaon Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Moniruzzman.
The victim, an operator at a Gazaria garment factory in Munshiganj, filed a case with Sonargaon Police Station Tuesday, the OC added.