UP: Man gets 10 years RI for raping minor

Ghaziabad: A local court here has awarded 10 years rigorous imprisonment(RI) to a man for allegedly raping a minor girl.

Additional session judge S N Tripathi held Vedpal guilty of kidnapping and raping a seven-year-old girl on Sep 7, 2010 and awarded him 10 years RI yesterday, prosecution sources said.

The court also imposed a penalty of Rs one lakh on the accused, they said.