In­dian yoga trainer’s jail-term ex­tended

The Free Press Journal - - WORLD -

SIN­GA­PORE: An In­dian yoga in­struc­tor, who re­peat­edly mo­lested his stu­dent, had his jail sen­tence en­hanced from nine months to a year, along with ad­di­tional pun­ish­ment of three strokes of the cane, by a Sin­ga­pore High Court judge on Fri­day. Rakesh Ku­mar Prasad, 26, had ap­pealed against his con­vic­tion but his ar­gu­ments were re­jected by the high court which al­lowed an ap­peal by the prose­cu­tion, re­ported The Straits Times on Satur­day.

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