A court in the district has sentenced a teacher of the inter college to 20 years rigorous imprisonment and 25 thousand rupees for the rape of an 11th standard student. According to Assistant District Administrative Advisor, Praveen Kumar Singh, 11th grade student of an inter college in Shergarh, had filed a case against teacher Vijay Singh.
Victim’s mother had alleged that Singh had raped her daughter by kidnapping her. The police had recovered the student from the teacher’s residence. The judge sentenced the teacher to 20 years rigorous imprisonment while convicting him in the case.