Court Slams six months on charge of child molestation

  December 7, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Morang has ordered to sentence 19 years old Pradhan Mardi of Dhanpalthan Rural Municipality-3 for six months after finding him guilty on molesting 13 years old girl.

A single bench of District Court judge Narayan Prasad Sharma had given the verdict regarding the case. The court has also ordered for Rs 25,000 a s a compensation to the victim from the convict.

On September 8, the girl was sexually abused by the accused while she was on the way to get water from neighbor’s house. On a same day complaint was lodged by the victim’s family at police office.

He was arrested by the police on September 10 and was presented to the court after the investigation.

Indira Bhattarai