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Rape on teen: Youth gets 10 years RI

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Mysuru: Judge of Special court for protection of children from sexual offences (POCSO) Act B S Jayashri has sentenced a man convicted of sexually assaulting a minor girl, to 10 years rigorous imprisonment, on Wednesday. A fine of Rs 30,000 is also imposed on him.

Nataraj, 22 years, the convicted person who had befriended the 13-year-old victim’s mother, was also living with her, after her husband’s death. He had allegedly outraged her daughter’s modesty in November 2017. She had gone outside leaving behind her daughter and son at home. The accused sent the boy outside to a shop, before sexually assaulting the girl.

According to special public prosecutor B C Shivarudra Swamy, Udaygiri police had registered a case and had arrested the accused person. On the available evidence and statement of the victim and the doctor who treated her, the prosecution finally succeeded in proving the accused guilty.

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