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.