Jammu and Kashmir Court Sentences Man to 4 Y-O of Imprisonment for Attempting to Rape Minor Girl

Jammu and Kashmir

A fast-track court in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir has sentenced a man to four years of rigorous imprisonment for attempting to rape a six-year-old girl.

Parvez Iqbal, Additional Sessions Judge at the fast-track court in Kulgam, found Sajad Ahmad Bhat guilty of attempting to rape the minor in his neighborhood in 2012.

Additionally, the court imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on Bhat. Failure to pay the fine will result in a further imprisonment of six months for the accused.

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