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.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.