Special court of Bilonia convicted a man over 70 years, of raping a 10-year-old girl and sentenced him to 20 years in prison.
After hearing the testimony of eighteen witnesses, the special court of Bilonia convicted the accused Anil Das and announced the sentence on Thursday afternoon.
It is known that the incident of minor rape happened on September 1, 2022. The incident took place in Niharnagar area of Rajnagar in Bilonia subdivision.
Anil Das raped a minor in a rubber plantation in the area. On the day of the incident, Anil Das took advantage of the opportunity of loneliness in the afternoon and lured the 10-year-old girl to the rubber garden next to the house and forcibly raped her.
At first, the minor did not tell her family about the incident out of fear. Five days after the incident, the minor informed the family about the incident.
After learning about the incident, a case was filed on September 6, 2022 on behalf of the minor’s family at PR Bari police station.
Investigating officer Pankaj Biswas completed the investigation of the incident and submitted the chargesheet in the court. Then the trial begins.
On this day, the special court judge in Bilonia convicted Anil Das and pronounced the sentence. The judge sentenced accused Anil Das to 20 years of imprisonment and a fine of 10 thousand rupees, in default of two months imprisonment.