UP: The man received the death penalty for raping, killing minors; trial concluded in just 4 months
LUCKNOW: A special court on Friday awarded a person for raping and killing a six-year-old girl in the area of the old city here after an expedited trial that took just over four months.
Law on the Protection of Children against Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Special judge Arvind Mishra said that the way in which the crime was committed showed that the case fell into the category of the most rare of the rare, therefore, the convict deserved not Less than capital punishment.
The incident took place on September 15, 2019.
It was said that convict Bablu aka Arfat was the victim's uncle.
The girl's body was recovered from under the bed of the convict at home.
Serious injuries were found in private parts of the girl at the autopsy.
(The identity of the victim to protect their privacy has not been disclosed according to the directives of the Supreme Court on cases related to sexual assault)