The District Court of Ilam has ordered to sentence Surendra Rai, 22 of Sulubung VDC-2 for 16 years on August 29 on charge of raping a 12-year-old woman. He was in custody after the incident.
A single bench of district court judge Nawa Raj dahal has given a verdict regarding the case.
The court has also ordered to compensate the victim with Rs 75,000 from an accused.
The victim was raped in many occasions by an accused. A complaint against the accused was lodged at District Police Office on March 1, 2016. He was arrested by the police and was remanded in custody.