Mysuru, July 26:- District Additional Sessions Court has sentenced a person with 10 years’ imprisonment and also slapped a fine of Rs 4,000 for raping a mentally-ill girl.
Shivakumar, the guilty, had committed the crime on February 23, 2016. He had warned of killing her if she complained to anyone. Her parents got to know about the incident after she became pregnant. When they asked Shivakumar to marry her, he said no and made preparations to marry another girl.
Her parents filed a complaint at Udayagiri Police Station. The girl then had a miscarriage. Through DNA test, it was learnt that Shivakumar was the father of the child. The court has now sentenced him with 10 years’ jail. (MR/KS).