UP: Two sentenced to 12 years in jail in gangrape case



Muzaffarnagar: A local court has sentenced two youths to 12 years of imprisonment forgangraping a girl.

Additional Sessions Judge Ghanshyam Pathak yesterday also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on each of the accused Surendra and Rajesh after holding them guilty of gangraping the 16-year-old girl.

According to prosecution, Surendra had eloped with the girl and later gangraped her along with his friend for three days at Gadwara village in the district on April 27, 2005.

In another case, a local court has convicted a youth Mohsin and sentenced him to ten years of imprisonment for raping a seven-year-old girl here.

Additional Sessions Judge M K K Shukla has also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on the accused.



According to prosecution, the victim girl was raped by Mohsin when she came to his house for some work at Shamli town in the district on May 6, 2007.

PTI