Court slams 5 and half years sentence to the rape accused

  April 20, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Morang has ordered to sentence 18 years old Nakkisamsar alias Samsad Miya of Biratnagar for five and half years after finding him guilty on raping five years old girl. The court has also ordered for the compensation of Rs 25,000 to the victim from the convict. A single bench of district court judge Raj Kumar Khatiwada had given the verdict regarding the case.

The convict had raped the girl on March 6 after taking her to the factory nearby. After the incident, the victim’ family had lodged complaint against the accused at Area Police Office of Rani on March 10. He was arrested by the police on April 19 and was presented to the court. The victim underwent a health checkup at Koshi Zonal Hospital on March 10.

Indira Bhattarai