The court said that people who do this do not deserve sympathy.
Chhattisgarh News: A three-and-a-half year old girl was raped by a young man. When the girl started screaming and crying amidst the rape, the young man killed her by pressing her face with a pillow. This court has given strict punishment to the accused youth. The accused youth has been sentenced to death. The age of the accused is 28 years. This sentence has been given by the court of Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh. Special Public Prosecutor Parvez Akhtar said that the court of Additional Sessions Judge, Fast Track Special Court (POCSO) Shailesh Sharma has sentenced Shekhar Korram to death in the case of rape and murder of the girl child.Also Read – Maharashtra: Minor raped after being attacked with a hammer, girl ran away after saving her life in the morning; accused arrested
Parvez Akhtar told that on 22 August 2020, when the girl was playing outside her house in a village under Chikhali police post area of the district, Shekhar reached there and took her to his house. There Shekhar raped the girl and when she started crying, she killed her by pressing her mouth and nose with a pillow shell. Also Read – Maharashtra: 14-year-old girl raped at Ulhasnagar railway station, accused arrested
Public Prosecutor said that when the family members of the girl started searching for her, they got information that the girl was seen with Shekhar Korram. He told that the girl’s family members informed the police about this. The police arrested Shekhar and during interrogation, Shekhar confessed to the crime of raping and murdering the girl. Also Read – UP: Death of 24-year-old former National Kho-Kho player found unconscious, fear of rape and murder
Akhtar told that later the police presented the charge sheet against Shekhar in the court. The court, after hearing both the sides, found Shekhar guilty of the case and sentenced him to seven years rigorous imprisonment and five thousand rupees fine, 10 years rigorous imprisonment and five thousand rupees fine on the charges of section 363 of the Indian Penal Code. He has been sentenced to seven years rigorous imprisonment and a fine of five thousand rupees and death under section 302 of the Indian Penal Code and Section 6 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act on charges under section 201.
The advocate said that the court in its judgment has said that the accused kidnapped, raped and killed a three and a half year old helpless, helpless and helpless girl. The offense is heinous in nature and the accused does not deserve any sympathy. The court said that the accused has committed such an offense which brings shame to humanity. Due to such crimes, there is internal turmoil in the mind of the common citizen regarding the safety of his child’s life and he starts to remain apprehensive. As long as the people who commit such crimes are not punished with the death penalty, this doubt cannot be erased from the minds of the people. The court has said that only after being punished with such harsh punishment will the people of the society and the family of the deceased girl have faith and firm belief in the court that justice has been done to them.