Man gets 20-year rigorous imprisonment for raping minor girl in Bihar
PATNA—A man has been sentenced to 20 years rigorous imprisonment for raping an eight-year-old girl in Bihar.
The additional district and sessions judge, Ara also imposed a fine of Rs25,000 on the 22-year-old Dilip Kumar. Both the convict and the victim were co-villagers.
According to the police, the man entered the house of the victim in April 2019 while her parents were away and raped the girl.
In a related development, a court in Nalanda district awarded three-year imprisonment to a boy for raping a six-year-old girl while concluding the trial in record nine days.
The 16-year-old boy had taken the victim, daughter of his own cousin, to his house and raped her in July last year, according to victim mother.