Another madrasa teacher held for raping, assaulting students
Nasima Akter Shoma
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained another head teacher of a madrasa on charge of raping and assaulting several students at Fatullah in Narayanganj yesterday.
RAB CEO Kazi Shamsheruddin Chowdhury confirmed the matter.
He also said earlier on June 27, Ariful Islam, a teacher of Kandapara Oxford High School at Mijmiji in Shiddhirganj, was arrested on charge of raping students. After publishing the news, a student of Baitul Huda Cadet Madrasa said her mother that their head teacher also did the same crime but he was not punished.
The guardian informed the matter to RAB. Later, RAB arrested Al-Amin conducting raid.
Kazi Shamsheruddin Chowdhury said “We came to know about 12 victims who were assaulted by Al Amin.
Many evidences of the sexual abuses of the teacher were found at his computer. RAB also seized the computer.
In 2015, Al Amin established the Baitul Huda Cadet Madrasa near Mahmudpur Road under Fatulla thana.
After installing the madrasa, he started blackmailing students during private tuition. Since then he has been violating students saying that he will upload their node photos after photo-shop editing.
RAB said he raped several students from class one to five of the madrasa for long.
Locals staged demonstration demanding exemplary punishment of Maulana Al-Amin.
RAB Assistant Director and Superintendent of Police Alepuddin said any guardian can file case with Fatulla Police Station aginst him. Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) today detained a teacher of a privately-run high school in Narayanganj on the allegation of raping more than “20 students” by blackmailing them.
Earlier on June 27, the lawmen also detained the principal of the school for abetting the crime, reports our Narayanganj correspondent quoting Rab officials.
The detainees were identified as Ariful Islam, 30, assistant teacher of Oxford High School in Siddhirganj, and Rafiqul Islam Zulfiqar, 55, principal of the school, said Alep Uddin, senior assistant director of Rab-11.