Court Sentences Bigamous on the day the complained was lodged

  October 28, 2016 By: INSEC

The District Court of Dailekh has ordered to sentence Arjun Karki, 21 of Narayan Municipality-5 and 21 years old Ratna Darlami Magar, 21 of the same place for one and half year each on October 28 on charge of polygamy. The court has also ordered to compensate Rs 10,000 from each of the accused. The court has given its verdict on a same day the complaint was lodged at the court.

A single bench of District Court judge  Prakash Prasad Pandit has given his verdict regarding the case. Both the accused were arrested by the police on September 4 based on a complaint lodged by Sunita Karki, 21, a first wife of a victim according to Inspector Bhuwaneshwor Prasad Yada of DPO.

The verdict was given immediately by the court as a policy to conclude case as soon as possible when a guilt is confessed by the accused.


Amar Sunar