PV Desk : Police have arrested Bangladesh Chhatra League activist Saifur Rahman, the main suspect in the rape of a newly-married woman in Sylhet’s MC College.
Saifur was apprehended from Sunamganj’s Chhatak early Sunday, according to Shah Poran Police OC Abdul Kaiyum Chowdhury.
Efforts to nab the other suspects in the case are ongoing, he said.
The incident took place on the night of Sept 25 when the woman went to visit the college at Tilagarh with her husband.
A group of six or seven perpetrators dragged her into the dormitory area and allegedly raped her when her husband went outside for a smoke, according to Jyotirmoy Sarker, additional deputy commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police.