Court Slams 13 years to a rape convict

  June 25, 2019 By: INSEC

The District Court of Dang has ordered to sentence 22 years old Purushottam Damai of Kapurkot Rural Municipality-4 for 13 years after finding him guilty on raping 16 years old girl.

A single bench of District Court judge Hari Prasad Sharma Upadyaya had given the verdict regarding the case on June 24. The court had also ordered for the compensation fo Rs 250,000 to the victim from the convict.

The victim was raped by an accused on January 21 and complaint was lodged by the victim’s family at Area Police Office of Tulsipur on January 23. He was arrested by the police on a same day and health checkup of the victim was conducted at Rapti Provincial Hospital in Tulsipur on January 23 according to police.

J.N Sagar