Man sentenced to life imprisonment for raping minor

A man was sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here for raping a minor girl.

Updated: May 16, 2013, 11:22 AM IST

Badaun: A man was sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here for raping a minor girl.

The eight-year-old victim was raped by Ashok in March 2010 in Bilsi area, Gyan Swaroop Gupta, Assistant District Government counsel said.

After hearing both the parties, Additional District Judge SN Tripathi yesterday held Ashok guilty and sent him to life imprisonment. The court also imposed a fine of Rs one lakh on the accused.
PTI