Mumbai: Man gets life sentence for raping daughter

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 23:45

Mumbai: The session’s court on Wednesday
sentenced a 44 years old man to life imprisonment for raping
his own daughter.

According to prosecution, Shahbuddin Khan, the accused,
repeatedly raped his teen-aged daughter at their Govandi house
over two years.

The daughter became pregnant, and he forced her to
undergo abortion.

An NGO helped the girl file a case in February 2011.

During the trial, public prosecutor Nilima Kasture
examined six witnesses and relied on the medical evidence.

The court also directed Khan to pay a fine of Rs 50,000.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 23:45

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