Court slams two- and half-year sentence on charge of sexual abuse

  November 15, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Nawalparasi has ordered to sentence 20 years old Bijaya Tharu Kewat of Ramgram Municipality-17 for two and a half years after finding him guilty on sexually abusing 15 years old girl.

The court has also ordered for the compensation of Rs 20,000 to the victim from the accused.

The Convict had sexually abused the victim on April 6 and complaint against him was lodged at DPO on April 8 by the victim’s family.

The accused was arrested on May 4 and was remanded in custody since then. A single bench of District Court judge Khadga Bahadur KC had given the verdict regarding the case.

Narayan Parajuli