The District Court of Siraha has ordered to sentence five years for Hakaru Paswan, 42 on charge of raping 55 years old woman. The court has also ordered to compensate the convict for Rs 25,000.
A single bench of district court judge Amrit Bahadur Basnet had given a verdict on December 28 regarding the case.
The complaint against the accused was lodged at District Police Office on June 8 on charge of rape.
The accused was arrested on the same day and was remanded in custody by the court order on July 4.