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Court Slams 20 years on charge of Human Trafficking

January 1, 2017 By INSEC

The District Court of Chitwan has ordered to sentence 37 years old Shova Sapkota of Purkot-6, Tanahu for 20 years on charge of trafficking 24 years old woman.

A single bench of district court judge Narayan Subedi had given a verdict on January 1 along with Rs 200,000 penalty and Rs 100,000 compensation to the victim through Re-establishment fund.

The victim was trafficked in brothel of India by an accused on the month of May. The victim’s mother had lodged a complaint at DPO on October 14 and the accused was arrested by the police on October 7 based on verbal complaint.


Deependra Adhikari