Saturday, January 15, 2011

Snehalaya team saves a girl and gets the rapist father into the prison

Ahmednagar, 14th Jan. 2011,

A father of a 12 years old minor girl was sentenced 10 years rigorous imprisonment by Mr. D.S. Shinde District and Sessions Judge today.  

Balu alise Balasaheb Kothule was a resident of Khadaki village of Nagar Tahshil, 14 k.m.s away from here.  His wife died year ago.  He has been since raping his own 12 years old  daughter.  This information was shared by some of the neighborors to Snehalaya, Child Line, Ahmednagar and Snehalaya's Mukti Vahini.  The team rescued the girls and is rehabilitating the victim girl.

The team also lodged the complained, followed up to register and FIR and a criminal case. The team also was a principal witness and our testimony helped in getting the conviction. The conviction was obtained within 11 months of lodging complaint, thanks to relentless follow up and work of Mukthi vahini and child line team of Snehalaya.

Yet another hard fought legal battle won by the team.