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One rapist sentenced 15 years imprisonment, another convicted

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Imphal, Oct 11

Session Judge Imphal East Maibam Manojkumar today sentenced 70 years old rape convict Kongjenbam Nipamacha to undergo rigorous imprisonment of 15 years along with a fine of 10 thousand rupees for committing crime of rape to a minor victim on August 22, 2015 evening.

Konjengbam Nipamacha of Heinoukhongnembi was convicted by the same court on October 7 under section 6 of POCSO Act for committing penetrative sexual act upon the minor victim

Court also recommended to provide Rs 5 lakhs compensation to the victim under Manipur Victim Compensation Scheme by the concern department.

On the other hand another rape accused Hemam Rajesh (28) S/O Kameshor of Moirang Konjengbam Leikai has been convicted by Session Judge Imphal West RK Memcha today under section 366 and 368 IPC and section 4 of POCSO Act.

The judgment order of the trail against the convict H Rajesh was announced in open court today and the sentence hearing of the convict has been fixed on October 17. The incident reportedly took place on April 6, 2016 evening.

Rinku Khumukcham

Rinku Khumukcham, Editor of Imphal Times has more than 15+ years in the field of Journalism. A seasoned editor, was a former editor of ISTV News. He resides in Keishamthong Elangbam Leikai, with his wife and parents. Rinku can be contacted at [email protected] 

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