Man Gets 33 Years Imprisonment Verdict For Rape of His Minor Daughter

  July 11, 2023 By: INSEC

The District Court has handed down a verdict sentencing a 50-year-old man to 33 years of imprisonment for the crime of raping his 17-year-old daughter.

According to Tikaram Neupane, the Court’s Information Officer, District Court Judge Balram Lamsal’s bench issued the order for imprisonment on July 10, in relation to the rape of the defendant’s daughter.

Information Officer Neupane further stated that the court sentenced the accused to 25 years of imprisonment for the offense of incestuous rape, and an additional eight years for the rape of a minor.

On April 4, the victim lodged a complaint against the accused at the district police office, accusing him of raping her on March 15.

Following the victim’s complaint, the police arrested the accused father on April 4 and filed a case at the district court on May 1.

On May 2, during the preliminary investigation, the accused remained in custody under the supervision of District Court Judge Balram Lamsal’s bench.

On April 4, a health examination of the victim was conducted at the District Hospital.

Amar Sunar