Court slams three and half years on charge of attempted rape

  December 7, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Saptari has ordered to sentence 30 years old Israile Miya of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3 and 35 years old Jibach Ram of same rural municipality-5 for three and half years after finding them guilty on attempting to rape 25 years old woman.

A single bench of District Court judge Umesh Koirala had given the verdict regarding the case.

Convicts duo had attempted to rape woman on the night of March 8 while she was returning back from the marriage ceremony. The victim on March 10 had lodged complaint against the accused at District Police Office.

She underwent health checkup at Ganasingh Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital on a same day.

With the support from an Indian Police, both convicts were arrested from Andrhamantha Thana Mahathaur Gram Panchayat of Bihar on March 18. Both convicts were remanded in custody since April 9.

Manohar Kumar Pokhrel