Convicted of rape, man ordered to 'look after cows' as punishment in Haryana

Last Updated: Fri, Feb 08, 2013 18:24 hrs

Rewari: A juvenile offender, held guilty of raping a minor girl in 2007, has been asked by the Justice Juvenile Board here to take care of animals at a cow-shed for six months.

Board member Sunita Gupta also ordered to get his daily attendance marked in the office at the residence of the Superintendent of Police here. The convict would have to look after the cows everyday from 9 AM to 5 PM.

According to the prosecution, the convict, a resident of Hisar district, eloped with a minor girl on August 3, 2007 and raped her at an isolated place.

A medical examination of the girl confirmed sexual assault, following which the juvenile was booked for abduction and rape and sent to the reformatory at Hisar.

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