Court Slams Five Years to a rape convict

  July 9, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Morang has ordered to sentence 17 years old boy for five years after finding him guilty on raping 19 years old woman.

A single bench of District Court judge Mahendra Prasad Pokhrel gave the verdict regarding the case. The court has also ordered for the compensation of Rs 15,000 from the convict.

The complaint against the accused was lodged at District Police Office of Morang on February 13 on charge of rape on a same day.

he was remanded in custody since March 11. The victim underwent health checkup at Koshi Zonal Hospital in Biratnagar.

Indira Bhattarai