Court Orders 10 Years of Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

  July 14, 2021 By: INSEC

Dil Bahadur KC, 52, of Raghuganga Rural Municipality has been sentenced to 10 years jail term by the District Court of Myagdi after he was proven guilty of rape. KC was accused of raping a 54-year-old woman with disability.

He was proven guilty by the bench of District Judge Tej Narayan Paudel on July 13, 2021. The bench sentenced him for eight years and two more years were added because the victim was a person with disability.  KC was also charged with compensation of NRs 50,000.

A complaint was filed against KC on January 18, 2020 in accusation of raping the victim on January 16, 2020. The accused was arrested immediately after the complaint was filed and a case was filed against him at the District Court on February 11, 2020.

Health checkup of the victim was conducted on January 18, 2020 at Beni Hospital.

Amrit Prasad Paudel