Sunday , 17th February 2019

Sunday , 17th February 2019

Court Slams life sentence on charge of infant killing

July 4, 2018 By INSEC

The District Court of Jajarkot has ordered to sentence 19 years old Sabita Pun of Nalagadh Municipality-1 for life on charge of killing newly born infant.

A single bench of District Court judge Dev Kumar Giri had given the verdict regarding the case on July 3 according to DSP Rabindra Bahadur Singh of DPO.

According to the police, the baby was born on May 9 having an explicit relationship by the woman. The body of a baby was wrapped in a bag and was thrown in a Bheri River. The accused was immediately arrested after the incident. The postmortem of the body was conducted at District Hospital of Jajarkot on May 9.

Dinesh Kumar Shrestha