Sentenced For One Year On charge of Polygamy

  August 24, 2016 By: INSEC

The District Court of Ilam has ordered to sentence Durga Prasad Bhattarai,28 of Chisapani VDC-5 for one year along with penalty of Rs 5,000 on charge of polygamy.

A single bench of District Court judge Nawa Raj Dahal has given a verdict regarding the case after finding him guilty in polygamy.

The accused had married Shanata Tamang,27 of Nuwakot district on June 2. A complaint against him was lodged by his first wife Goma Devi Bhattarai on June 20 at DPO. The court however acquitted Samjhana Tamang as she was duped by an accused.

Kokila Dhakal