2010 Kurla rape-murder case: Javed Rehman Sheikh imprisoned for life

Javed Rehman Sheikh, accused in connection with rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in suburban Kurla in 2010, was sentenced to life imprisonment until death on Wednesday.

Updated: Sep 09, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Mumbai: Javed Rehman Sheikh, accused in connection with rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in suburban Kurla in 2010, was sentenced to life imprisonment until death on Wednesday.

Javed was held guilty of raping and murdering a minor girl, whose body was recovered in an abandoned room of a dilapidated building in Vatsalatai Nagar slums of Kurla on June 19, 2014.