Court slams 14 years to a rapist

  January 23, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Ilam has ordered to sentence 62 years old Birkha Dhwoj Shrestha of Chulachuli Rural Municipality-2 for 14 years after finding him guilty on raping 9 years old girl.

A single bench of district court judge Indra Kumar Chongteli gave a verdict regarding the case on January 23.

Similarly, the court also ordered for compensation amount of Rs 25,000 to the victim .

A complaint against Shrestha was lodged at police office on April 28 by the victim’s mother on charge of rape on April 25. Police had arrested the accused on May 3.

Kokila Dhakal