Police today arrested a man in a case filed for allegedly raping a college student in Sadar upazila of Bagerhat.
Hafizul Islam (26) was arrested from Kondola area this noon, hours after the young woman filed a rape case against him with Bagerhat Model Police Station today, said KM Azizul Islam, officer-in-charge of the police station.
The accused was sent to jail by a district court, our Bagerhat correspondent reports quoting the police official.
Quoting the case statement, OC KM Azizul Islam said Hafizul forcibly took nude photos of the girl between October 22 and November 10, while she was returning home from college.
He also raped the girl, threating to leak the photos on social media, the OC said.
The victim finally filed the case as Hafizul demanded money from her family with the same threat.
OC Azizul also said the victim will be sent to hospital for medical test while DNA test of the accused will be done for further legal action.