UDAYAPUR — The District Court has sentenced a teenager to five years in prison on charges of raping a girl in Udayapur.
A single bench of jusrice Tejendra Prasad Sharma convicted the 15-year-old boy from Udayapurgadhi and currently living at a rehab in Biratnagar for raping a girl on September 1.
The court on Friday sent a boy to prison, according to Court’s Registrar Ritkumar Magar.
The victim’s family had filed a complaint with the police.Follow @gorkhapost
Maha Astami being observed today
KATHMANDU- Today Maha Astami festival is being observed throughout the country by the Hindus.
On this day, people offer special worship to the goddesses Mahakali, Mahalaxmi and Maha Saraswati. They also sacrifice goats and roosters.
People who do not sacrifice animals, offers sacrifices of various vegetables and fruits in place of animals.
Special Durgapuja and prayer ceremonies are held at the Dasain Ghars. People also worship weapons, vehicles and machines.
On this day, a special Kalaratri worship is held at midnight at the Dashain Ghar of Hanumandhoka in the capital city.Follow @gorkhapost