The District Court of Bara has ordered to sentence 30-year-old Arvinda Lal das alias Gullu for 35 years after finding him guilty of murdering eight years old Kanchan Thakur of Kalaiya Municipality-8 after raping her.
A single bench of District Court judge Surya Bahadur Thapa had given a verdict regarding the case on September 4. The court has also ordered to provide compensation of Rs 100,000 to the victim’s family from the accused.
In a same incident, the court has also ordered to sentence Madan Kumar Misra,39 of Kalaiya Municipality-8 for two years and another 16 years old boy for six months on charge of their involvement in the incident.
The victim was murdered after rape in 2014, November 8 and the accused were remanded in custody since 2015, January 24 in Birgunj Prison.