Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Kolar court awards death sentence to five child rapists (Karnataka)
By Roja Mayabrahma | THE HANS INDIA | Sep 16,2018 , 02:26 PM IST
A second additional session court awarded death sentence to five child rapists on Saturday in connection with two rape cases.
In the first case, the death penalty was issued to accused Suresh Kumar of Teekal village who murdered a 16-year-old school girl in Malur before attempting to rape her. The incident which took place on August 1, 2018, sent shock waves in the area. The court convicted Suresh, 13 days after filing a charge-sheet and issued a judgement in a record of 45 days after the incident.
And in the second case, four people have been found guilty in the gang-rape case of a minor girl which occurred on May 28, 2014, in Kuppur village of Mashi near Malur. The convicted are Munikrishna, Narayanaswamy, Anilkumar and Krishnamurthy.
Source: https://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Latest-News/2018-09-16/Kolar-court-awards-death-sentence-to-five-child-rapists/412158 (Accessed 25 December 2018)