Police in Jashore are looking for a man accused of raping a school girl on Friday.
The girl's mother accused Sohag Ali of breaking in and raping her daughter when she was alone at home in the evening.
Sohag, who their neighbour, entered their house with a sharp weapon and threatened her, according to the complaint.
Other villagers came to her rescue after hearing her screams. However, he managed to flee.
The girl's family members said influential relatives of the accused have been threatening them to withdraw the case.
Sub-Inspector Sukumar Kundu, of Jashore Sadar Police Station, who is investigating the case, said police have raided the house of the accused and are looking for him in other likely locations.