A Hindu woman was abducted and raped in Bhandaria upazila of Pirojpur district in Bangladesh. Iti Rani Mistry, daughter of Shudhangsu Mistry, was detained and physically and mentally tortured for eight days by Mohammad Bashir Munshi. Later, the girl was rescued with the help of locals. Currently, the victim, a Hindu girl, is under treatment at Bhandaria Hospital in critical condition.
According to the Sojasapta’s report, Ms. Iti Rani Mistry is the daughter of Shudhangsu Mistry, a resident of Bhandaria upazila of Pirojpur district. On October 11, she went missing at around 2 pm on her way home from an examination. After 8 long days, she was rescued with serious injuries on October 19, 2022, with the help of some local people.
After that, the victim Hindu woman, was admitted to the Bhandaria Upazila Health Complex. The doctor on duty said that Iti Rani’s condition is very critical. She wass reportedly drugged, subjected to physical and mental torture, and raped several times.
The local police have not yet arrested the accused, Mohammad Bashir Munsi, in this incident. People of the local Hindu community strongly condemned the incident and demanded exemplary punishment of the accused, Mohammad Bashir Munsi.
Previously, a Hindu girl was brutally raped and killed by several Muslim boys in Bangladesh. The victim, Popy Sarkar (11), was the daughter of Digendra Sarkar of the Panjarai area of Nabiganj Upazila of Habiganj district. On September 27, her body was recovered from the Sultanpur area of Prithimpasha union of Nabiganj Upazila, with a veil tied around her neck.