Rajasthan’s Sikar Poxo Court on Friday sentenced a 67-year-old man to life imprisonment. The elderly had raped a 5-year-old innocent living in his own house about 2 years ago. A few days after the incident, the police arrested the accused. Since then the accused is lodged in jail.
Yashpal Mahla, the lawyer for the victim, said, “The victim’s mother had lodged a complaint with the Udyog Nagar police station on December 8, 2020. She was living with her two children on rent in the house of the accused elder for two months. On December 8, When the victim’s mother came at 5 o’clock in the evening, she saw that the innocent 5-year-old came out of the room of the landlord, Tarachand, who was absolutely scared and scared.”
The victim’s mother further said, “After this Tarachand came out of his room. When the victim’s mother asked the girl what happened. The girl could not tell anything out of fear. After this, the mother took the girl to her room and asked, then The victim told that Tarachand has raped her.”
The victim’s mother told in the report that no member of Tarachand’s family was present in the house on the day of the incident. All had gone to a relative’s wedding.
17 witnesses and 27 documentary evidence presented
In the case, the Udyog Nagar police arrested the accused Tarachand. After this, the Udyog Nagar police presented the challan in the court. A total of 17 witnesses and 27 documentary evidence were produced in the case.
On the basis of this evidence, today Judge Suman Saharan has sentenced the accused Tarachand to life imprisonment and a fine of 50 thousand rupees. Along with this, the victim has been ordered to pay compensation under the compensation scheme.
(Report- Sushil Kumar Joshi)