10 Years’ Imprisonment for Rape

  February 25, 2020 By: INSEC

District Court Jhapa has declared 10 years’ imprisonment to Nabin Panta (20) originally from Kanchanpur Jhalaripillari -1 and living in Bhimdatta Municipality-4 for raping a 17-year-old girl.

The decision was taken by the trial bench of Justice Pramesh Pokharel on 23 February 2020. He was also fined Rs 10,000. The victim was raped on 30 July 2019 and the complaint was filed on 4 August 2019.  The accused was arrested from Jhapa. Panta was taken for judicial custody on 30 August 2019. Health checkup of the victim was conducted on 4 August 2019 at Mechi Hospital.

Naresh Khati