SHILLONG | Feb 12, 2019:
A man, accused of raping a minor girl in 2014, was on Tuesday sentenced to ten years Rigorous Imprisonment for the offence committed under section 6 of the POCSO Act 2012.
The accused has been identified as Klan Marbaniang.
The Order was passed today by Special Judge (POCSO), East Khasi Hills, District, Noor Ain Khan (MHJS) in connection with Madanriting P.S. Case No. 40(6)2014 u/s 3(a)/4/5(k) of the POCSO Act 2012.
Further, the Court of Special Judge (POCSO) has also recommended compensation of Rs. 3,00,000 only to be paid to the victim by the State Government.