Court slams 2 and half years on charge of attempted rape

  May 18, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Ilam has ordered to  sentence 21 years old Basanta Shrestha of Chulachuli Municipality-1  for two and half years after finding guilty on attempting to rape 52 years old intellectually disabled woman. The accused was remanded in custody by the district court order.

A single bench of district court judge Indra Bahdur Changteli has given a verdict regarding the case.

The accused was arrested by the police on October 16 after the complaint was lodged against him by the victim’s family on October 15 for attempted rape.

The victim underwent health checkup at District Hospital on October 16.

Kokila Dhakal