Mangaluru: Man sentenced to 4 years imprisonment

Source: DHNS | Published on 2nd September 2018, 10:26 PM | Coastal News |

Mangaluru: The Second Additional District and Sessions Court and Special Court has convicted a man on the charges of sexually assaulting a minor.

The court sentenced Yathish Karkera, a resident of Mithabailu to four years of imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs 25,000.

He had sexually assaulted a minor girl after luring her with a dress and a mobile phone on December 14, 2013. He had even threatened her of dire consequences if she had revealed the incident with anyone.

Judge B R Pallavi has asked authorities to pay Rs 15,000 out of Rs 25,000 fine to the victim.

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