A resident of Chandigarh was sentenced to 10-year rigorous imprisonment for raping a minor girl of Panchkula and a fine of 30,000 was also imposed on him. Neeraj Kumar had abducted a minor girl of Beed Ghaggar on September 3, 2013, when she was returning from the school. The next day, the police had registered the case.
The girl was got recovered by fellow villagers from Chandigarh on September 6. Her medical was got conducted the same day after which rape section was also added, besides abduction, abducting to compel her for marriage, procreation of minor girl, rape.
Kumar wa s convicted for abduction, abducting to compel the victim for marriage, procreation of minor girl and rape. Neeraj’s father Ashok Kumar was co-accused in the case, but he was acquitted.