Berhampur, Dec 8 (LocalWire) Additional district judge (ADJ) Baliguda in Kandhamal district convicted and sentenced a 25-year-old man from Gardingia to ten years rigorous imprisonment (RI) for raping a 19-year old differently-abled girl at Paburia under Sarangagada police station limits last year.
The accused was identified as Kamala Kanta Pradhan alias Rimpu.
Judge Aurabinda Patnaik also slapped a fine Rs 10,000 on the accused. He will have to serve an additional month of RI on failing to pay the fine, said additional public prosecutor Sudhansu Mohan Pati.
On July 14, 2017, Rimpu allegedly raped the girl when she was alone in the house.