Sentenced To Life Imprisonment For Sexual Assault Offence

  November 24, 2023 By: INSEC

District Court Baglung has sentenced 29-year-old Deepak Thapa of Badigad Rural Municipality-7 to life imprisonment for the crime of sexually abusing a 6-year-old boy.

Padam Thapa, the Officer of District Court Baglung informed the bench of honorable Judge Rameshkant Adhikari on November 22, 2023 who decided to impose a fine of Rs 700000 rupees along with imprisonment. The aggrieved party filed a complaint on April 10 at the District Police Office, Baglung, alleging that the child was sexually abused on April 6, 2023.

The police registered a case under sexual abuse against children in the District Court, Baglung on April 28, 2023 .

The accused was remanded in custody in District Jail Baglung by the order of the court on May 15. The health examination of the victim was done on April 9 at Dhaulagiri Hospital, Baglung.

Srijana Panta