Man sentenced to life in prison till death for abusing minor girl in Nellai

Sessions Judge M Anbuselvi pronounced him guilty of the crime and awarded him life imprisonment till his death.
Man sentenced to life in prison till death for abusing minor girl in Nellai
Representative Image

MADURAI: A special court in Tirunelveli on Wednesday sentenced a man accused for sexually abusing a minor girl and held under Pocso Act to undergo life imprisonment till death. According to prosecution, M Vignesh (24), a construction worker from Ramayanpatti, Tirunelveli, was found guilty of sexually abusing a minor girl aged 9, a student of Class 4. The incident occurred in November, 2018. Based on a complaint lodged by the victim’s parent, Tirunelveli Rural All Women police filed a case and arrested Vignesh under Sections of the Pocso Act. Sessions Judge M Anbuselvi pronounced him guilty of the crime and awarded him life imprisonment till his death. Besides, a fine of Rs 25,000 was imposed on the accused.

Related Stories

No stories found.