Last Updated: January 19, 2023, 22:57 IST
A POCSO court docket in Rajasthan’s Jhalawar district on Thursday awarded life time period to a 27-year-old madrassa instructor for abducting and raping a 16-year-old scholar, observing that his crime has introduced shame and disgrace to the educating occupation.
The court docket additionally slapped a fantastic of of Rs 2.10 lakh on Akhalakh Khan.
The woman used to go to his dwelling for Urdu tuition in Ratlai police station space of the district, public prosecutor Lal Chand Meena stated.
The father of the woman had lodged a report of abduction on January 23, 2019 saying she didn’t return dwelling from tuition since a day earlier than and Khan was additionally lacking.
The police lodged a case beneath IPC sections 363 and 366. The woman, nonetheless, escaped from captivity in Kamkheda space and approached the police on February 14, 2019.
On the idea of the woman’s statements, police integrated sections of rape beneath IPC and POCSO Act and arrested Khan on March 7, 2019.
POCSO court docket particular decide Mahaveer Prasad Gupta held Khan responsible of abduction and rape and convicted him to life time period for remainder of his pure life in jail, Meena stated.
The convict’s crime introduced shame and disgrace to the occupation of instructor, the court docket noticed.
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