LUCKNOW || Thanks to a prompt investigation and vigorous taking up of a rape case, an accused rapist in the state of Uttar Pradesh has been imprisoned for life by a court in record time, an official said on Sunday. The whole trial completed and judgement pronounced in 14 working days (11 court days).
According to information made available by the state’s home department, a case of rape with a two-year-old child was registered on October 14 under police station CB Ganj in Bareilly district.
The accused was chargesheeted on October 19 and the court pronounced the conviction order this week. The accused Yaad Ram has been handed a lifer along with an Rs one lakh fine, SSP Bareilly Shailesh Kumar Pandey informed.
Pandey informed that much credit goes to the top brass of the Uttar Pradesh, including the DGP OP Singh who pursued and monitored the case closely.