Court Slams six months to a rape convict

  December 11, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Achham has ordered to sentence 17 years old boy for six months after finding him guilty on raping seven years old girl.

A single bench of District Court judge Hari Prasad Koirala has given the verdict regarding the case. ASI Harsha Bahadur Chand of DPO said that the boy will be kept in Child Improvement Centre in Doti as he is under aged.

The victim’s party had lodged complaint against the boy at police office on October 19 on charge of rape on September 19. The incident was highlighted after one month because she was pressurized by the accused along with threatening of not to reveal the incident.

The accused was arrested by the police on October 20 and was remanded in custody. The victim underwent health checkup at District Hospital of Achham on October 20.

Shiva Raj Dhungana