The District Court of Kaski has ordered to sentence 27 years old Kushum Paudel of Pokhara Metropolis-22 for life after finding him guilty on killing nine years old Shreya Sunar of Pokhara Metropolitan-22, Pumdibhumdi after rape.
A single bench of District Court judge Yogendra Prasad Shah had given the verdict on December 19.
A dead body of the victim was recovered on September 25 in course of searching after a complaint of her missing was lodged by the family at police office.
The convict was arrested by the police on September 26. The body of the victim was taken to Western Regional Hospital of Health and Science for postmortem on September 25.