Aizawl (zoramobserver.com): Two persons have been sentence to ten years rigorous imprisonment for raping and molesting minors several times over a period of many years.
The special court of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) on Friday convicted Sangdingliana (35)of Aizawl Tuikual North locality in Aizawl and other rape accused belonging to West Phaileng village in Mamit district on Mizoram-Tripura border and sentenced them to undergo ten years rigorous imprisonment. The special court also slapped a fine of Rs 1,000 on each of them, failing which, they would have to serve an additional ten days in prison.
Sandingliana was arrested last year for molesting a young boy.
The another convict was arrested in November 2014 following FIR filed by Mamit District Child Welfare Committee chairman H Darhmingliana. The convict had been accused of raping and molesting his six year-old daughter several times.