Man gets seven-year RI for rape

Published: 21st June 2013 10:16 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st June 2013 10:16 AM   |  A+A-


A court today sentenced a 25-year-old man to seven-year rigorous imprisonment for raping a minor girl three years ago.

Principal District Judge S Baskaran also imposed a fine of Rs 1,000 on the man.

Prosecution said the man befriended the 15-year-old girl at Theevapatty village and promised to marry her.

He then raped her on February 28, 2010. The girl informed her father, who lodged a complaint with police.


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