Rape, murder gets 31 years of imprisonment

SURKHET, JUN 30 – The Surkhet district court has convicted Prem Bahadur Shahi of Basikot-4 in Dailekh on charge of rape and subsequent murder.

The single bench of judge Lilaraj Adhikari slapped the convict with 31 years of imprisonment on Monday.

Shahi rape d a 70-year-old woman and murdered her some seven months ago at her residence in Latikoili-7, Surkhet.

The convict also whisked away her belonging after the crime.

Source: eKantipur