Guwahati: A court docket in Assam’s Hojai district on Wednesday sentenced a person to dying for raping and murdering a 5-year-old woman final yr.
Extra District and Classes Choose N Senabai convicted Chandan Harijan of raping and murdering the minor woman beneath the IPC and Prevention of Youngsters from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
The court docket additionally slapped a high-quality of Rs 5 lakh on the convict, which might be paid to the victims household as compensation.
Harijan lured the woman who she was taking part in exterior her home to a secluded place, raped her and strangled her to dying on February 26, 2020.
The police submitted the chargesheet inside two months of submitting the case however the listening to didn’t happen as courts had been shut as a result of lockdown.
The listening to within the case started in December and 20 prosecution witnesses had been heard earlier than the order was handed on Wednesday.
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