Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh:
A Mirzapur court docket has sentenced a person to life imprisonment for raping a six-year-old, bodily challenged Dalit lady, finishing the trial in 24 days.
Delivering its ruling on Friday, the particular court docket arrange underneath the provisions of the Protection of Children from the Sexual Offences Act additionally imposed a wonderful of Rs one lakh on convict Rajesh Yadav.
Expediting the trial, Special Judge Achhe Lal Saroj concluded it flat 24 days after submitting of the charge-sheet by the police in opposition to accused Yadav on January 19 this 12 months with the court docket taking cognisance of the charge-sheet just a few days later, mentioned the prosecution counsel.
The incident itself had occurred on January 7 this 12 months when the accused had lured the lady with a speech impairment to a jungle close to her house within the Madihan police station space.
The accused had fled the scene after raping the lady and leaving her profusely bleeding, the counsel mentioned.
When the relations discovered the lacking lady, her mom lodged a grievance with the police naming Yadav because the accused.
After the medical examination of the lady, investigating officer Prabhat Rai obtained her assertion recorded with the assistance of an professional because the sufferer suffered from the speech dysfunction and filed the charge-sheet within the case on January 19.
Taking the matter critically, the court docket carried out an expeditious trial and convicted the accused in 24 days.