Man sentenced to life in prison for raping minor in MP's Datia
(Amendment) Ordinance 2018 introduced recently as well as provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, prosecution officer Pushpendra Kumar Garg said.
Superintendent of Police Mayank Awasthi said the victim had gone to attend a wedding along with her parents in Tharet village, and in the early hours of May 29, Ahirwar raped the girl at a government school nearby.
While searching for the girl, her parents caught Ahirwar in the act and handed him over to the police, the Awasthi said.
The police officer said 11 witnesses and other evidence collected during the investigation were presented before the court.
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