Assam: Court Sentences Man To 20-yrs Imprisonment For Raping Minor In Kokrajhar

Assam: Courtroom Sentences Man To twenty-yrs Imprisonment For Raping Minor In Kokrajhar

The Particular Choose for POCSO circumstances, Joydeb Koch additionally slapped a positive of Rs 10,000 on Sharidul Islam of Gossaigaon for raping the minor lady.

Apart from this, the court docket additionally imposed a positive of Rs 10,000 on the accused and in addition directed that in default of cost of the positive, the convict must endure imprisonment for yet another 12 months.

As per stories, Islam raped the lady when she went to the grazing subject close to a river to see her household’s cows.

Primarily based on a criticism by the sufferer’s uncle, a case was registered beneath the Indian Penal Code and the Safety of Youngsters from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Earlier this month, the session court docket at Yupia in Itanagar sentenced two individuals named Heri Kya and Heri Tachu to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for the rape of a minor lady in a case beneath the POCSO Act, 2012.

A case was registered within the Ladies Police Station (WPS) beneath Case No: 84/2015 U/S 376 of IPC and was investigated by (IO) Inspector O Lego.