10 years in jail for five for raping teenager
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Last Updated: Monday, July 19, 2010, 19:49
  
Dehra Dun: A district and sessions court today sentenced five youths to 10-year rigorous imprisonment for raping a teenaged girl here last year.

Justice U C Dhayani also slapped a fine of Rs 5000 each on the five convicts -- Himanshu Shahi, Deepak Saklani, Ashish Sharma, Vikas Rawat and Mitai Mohan.

The five, aged between 17 and 20 years, had abducted a 15-year-old girl, a student of class ten, and gangraped her in Raipur area in Uttarakhand capital.

They also thrashed her boy friend who ran away from the scene, according to the charge-sheet filed in the case.

The five were convicted on the basis of the reports of forensic tests which had confirmed the criminal assault.

PTI


First Published: Monday, July 19, 2010, 19:49


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