Court slams eight years to a rape convict

  July 4, 2019 By: INSEC

The District Court of Syangja has ordered to sentence 19 years old Sagar Rai of Biruwa Rural Municipality-2 for eight years after finding him guilty on raping 13 years old girl.

A single bench of District Court judge Rama Nath Paudel has given the verdict regarding the case on June 1.

The convict had raped the girl on September 1 and on a same day the complaint against him was lodged at District Police Office by the victim’s acquaintances.

The accused who was absconding after the incident was arrested by the police on September 9 from Baidam of Pokhara Metropolis-6. The victim underwent health checkup at District Hospital of Syangja on a same day the complaint was lodged.

Him Lal Parajuli