Life long jail for man in sexual assault case

Tuesday, Jun 16, 2015,21:37 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kalpetta | In a rare and exemplary verdict, a Sessions Court here has sentenced a man to life long imprisonment for sexually assaulting a 7-year old girl in Wayanad district of Kerala more than two years ago.
Additional Sessions Judge Panchapakesan yesterday sentenced Kaniyambatta Mandakamoola Mohammed (57) after finding him guilty of sexually assaulting the girl on March 31, 2013, to five year rigorous imprisonment and slapped Rs 25,000 fine on him.
The Judge also ordered him to remain in jail for rest of his life. According to the prosecution Mohammed lured the girl by giving her sweets and sexually assaulted her in his house.