Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Death sentence for rape-murder (Madhya Pradesh)
Sagar | Tuesday, Oct 27 2015 IST
A court in this districts Rehli awarded capital punishment to a man today after pronouncing him guilty of raping and strangling a six-year-old in Vijaypura village on September 20, 2015. Uma Adivasi was playing with friends on the school premises when Rajendra Adivasi lured her to his dwelling on the pretext of giving her biscuit and savoury. After committing the crimes, Rajendra absconded. When the child failed to return home by evening, her father Tara began a search and the friends revealed that Rajendra had taken her away. Tara found Rajendras house locked. Police were alerted and the door broken.
Source: https://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/India/20151027/2712371.html (Accessed on 19 December 2018)