Spurned lover gets 7 years jail term for stabbing girl in Bihar

Jun 07, 2018, 19:39 IST | PTI

Additional District and Sessions Judge Rajesh Kumar awarded seven years in jail to Ravish Kumar, a resident of Kurait village under the jurisdiction of Pakri Barawan police station

Spurned lover gets 7 years jail term for stabbing girl in Bihar

A local court in Bihar on Thursday awarded seven years imprisonment to a spurned lover for stabbing a schoolgirl after she refused his advances.

Additional District and Sessions Judge Rajesh Kumar awarded seven years in jail to Ravish Kumar, a resident of Kurait village under the jurisdiction of Pakri Barawan police station.

The court also slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on the convict, the Additional Public Prosecutor (APP) Anil Kumar, said. Ravish Kumar had attacked the girl with a knife and stabbed her several times when she was returning home after visiting a children's fair, organized in the village on January 25, last year, the prosecutor said.

The girl, who received serious injuries, was first admitted to Nawada Sadar hospital. Later, she was referred to the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), Patna, for better treatment, the APP said, adding, the girl recovered after a long time.

One of the girl's relatives had lodged an FIR with Pakri Barawan police station against Ravish Kumar on the day she was attacked, the APP said.

Catch up on all the latest Crime, National, International and Hatke news here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever.

DISCLAIMER: mid-day and its affiliates shall have no liability for any views, thoughts and comments expressed on this article.

Teen stabbed by lover in Bihar

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK