Mainpuri: Five persons were on Thursday sentenced to death by a local court for abducting, raping and murdering a minor girl two-and-a-half years ago.
Special Judge Sanjeev Fauzdar sent Jeetu, Pankaj, Shyam
Singh, Rajesh and Bantu to gallows for abducting, raping and
murdering the eight-year-old girl.
The five had raped the girl on July 1, 2009 after
abducting her. Later, they murdered her in Bhongaon area here,
prosecution said. The court also slapped a fine of Rs 20,000.