4 including 2 women awarded life in jail
RAWALPINDI: According to the Dawn News on Saturday, an additional district and sessions judge on Friday sentenced four persons including two women to life imprisonment in a teenage girl’s rape case.
Judge Tanveer Akbar sentenced Mohammad Hafeez, Ansar Mehmood, Raabia Bibi and Kosar Perveen to life term in jail on two counts besides imposing a fine of Rs40,000 on each of the convicts and in case of default they would have to undergo an additional imprisonment of six months.
The judge also imposed the same penalty on the convicts for kidnapping the girl. Mohammad Akram complained to Saddar Berooni police on August 28, 2009 that two men gang raped his daughter with the help of two women.
Medical examination and the circumstantial evidences substantiated the accusations and the court convicted the four persons.