For rap­ing 6-yr-old

1 gets life in prison

Deccan Chronicle - - Nation -

Lud­hi­ana: A lo­cal court sen­tenced a man to life im­pris­on­ment for rap­ing a sixyear-old girl, a coun­sel said Satur­day. The court of Ad­di­tional Ses­sion Judge Jagdeep Kaur Virk also im­posed a fine of `1.50 lakh on the con­vict, Sunil Rai. In a com­plaint lodged in Oc­to­ber 2016, mother of the vic­tim said Rai, who lived in the same lo­cal­ity, lured the girl to his room by of­fer­ing her can­dies and then raped her. When the girl re­turned home, she started cry­ing and nar­rated the or­deal to her par­ents. A med­i­cal test con­firmed rape, the coun­sel said.

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