Court Orders Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

  February 22, 2022 By: INSEC

The District Court of Taplejung has sentenced a 70-year-old man to 11 months’ jail term for raping (Incest) a six-year-old girl.

Shretedar Shambhu Prasad Regmi told INSEC that the bench of District Judge Prakash Raut declared him guilty and gave the verdict on February 22, 2022. The perpetrator was also charged a compensation of NPR 20,000.

The victim was raped on March 8, 2021, and the complaint was filed against the accused on March 9, 2021, at the District Police Office.

The accused was arrested immediately after the complaint was filed and a case of rape was filed against the accused on March 29, 2021.

The health checkup of the victim was conducted on March 10, 2021, at the District Hospital.

Devraj Gurung