A Particular Quick Observe court docket for circumstances beneath Safety of Kids from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act in Pune sentenced a 37-year-old man to 30 years of rigorous imprisonment on Saturday for the repeated rape and sexual abuse of his teenage daughter.
In response to police, the incident occurred earlier than October 2019, after which the woman turned pregnant and even had a miscarriage.
The FIR on this case was registered in October 2019 by the woman, who was 16 years previous at the moment. She had mentioned in her grievance that between June and October 2019, her father, a contractor, had repeatedly raped and sexually abused her. She mentioned that her father had tried to rape her even after her miscarriage and likewise assaulted her mom, who had tried to cease the abuse.
The Quick Observe Courtroom of Particular Decide KK Jahagirdar on Saturday sentenced the person to rigorous imprisonment of 30 years beneath Indian Penal Code sections pertaining to rape and provisions of the POCSO Act. He additionally acquired one 12 months’s imprisonment for bodily assault, six months for legal intimidation, 5 years and one 12 months for different sections beneath the POCSO Act, all of which can run concurrently.
The court docket noticed within the judgment, “I agree with the submission of discovered Public Prosecutor that this can be a heinous crime dedicated by accused towards his daughter. As a way to educate him a lesson and put an instance earlier than society, most punishment is important to be awarded.”