In A, 2016 Information regarding 541 different types of violence against women and girls / Children collected by Bangladesh National Woman Lawyers Association from 14 national dailies which are as follows:

SL Type of violence Torture Murder Suicide Total Case filed
1 Sexual harassment 53 1 4 58 17
2 Community Violence 54 41 5 100 13
3 Fatwa 0 0 0 0 0
4 Rape 40 8 1 49 35
5 Acid  Violence 4 0 0 4 2
6 Trafficking 3 0 0 3 0
7 Abduction 4 6 0 10 3
8 Missing 4 0 0 4 0
9 Rescued 15 6 0 15 3
10 Domestic Violence 6 55 9 70 33
11 Dowry 7 16 0 23 12
12 Domestic Worker Violence (Torture, Sexual Harassment, Rape, Murder,       etc….) 5 4
190 128 19 345 125
13 Political violence( Torture, Sexual Harassment, Rape, Murder, etc….) 3 1
14 Tortured by Law Enforcement Agency (Torture, Rape, Murder, etc….) 5 2
15 Punishment (Murder, rape, sexual harassment, trafficking etc.) 32

 

Source of Information: Pratham Alo , Ittefak , Janakantha , Kaler kantha, Vorer kagaj, Bangladesh pratidin, Jugantar, Amader somoy , Banik barta,, Samakal,  The Daily Star ,The Dhaka Tribune, The New Age,