The District Court of Udayapur has ordered to sentence 21 years old Yamber Bahadur Rai alias Shambhu of Tapli Rural Municipality-2, Lekhgaun after finding him guilty on raping nine years old girl. The court has also ordered for to compensate the victim with Rs 30,000.
A single bench of District Court judge Tirtha Raj KC had given the verdict regarding the case.
The victim’s party had lodged complaint at Area Police Office of Katari against the accused on March 5.
The absconding accused after the incident was arrested by the police on March 11 and was remanded in custody by the court order on March 29. The victim underwent a health checkup at Katari Hospital on March 5.