The District Court has ordered to sentence 52 years old Dig Bahadur Pathak for 10 years on charge of raping a nine years old girl. The court has also ordered for a penalty of Rs50,000 from the accused.
A single bench of District Court judge Raj Kumar Koirala has given a verdict regarding the case. The complaint against the accused was lodged by the victim’s family at District Police Office on July 24. He was arrested by the police and was remanded in custody since then. The victim underwent a heal checkup at district health office on July 24.