Elderly man gets 20-year-jail for raping minor girls in Madhya Pradesh
BHOPAL: An elderly man has been sentenced to twenty years of imprisonment for raping two minor girls in Madhya Pradesh.
The man--V Das, 60, allegedly raped a five-year-old girl who used to come to her house. A neighbour's daughter, she would come to watch TV and play at the house.
Das raped her. He also raped another child, a four-year-old girl. In this case, the victim's family found about the entire sequence of events, much later, because the girl couldn't tell the family about the ordeal she went through.
After the FIRs, police conducted investigation in both the cases. Das, who lives in Bazar Mohalla in Pathakheda (Betul), was arrested. The court has sentenced him to 20 years jail term for the cases. Madhya Pradesh records highest number of rapes in the country.
[January 1, 2020 NewsBits.in]