A special POCSO court on Wednesday sentenced a 56-year-old man to five years in jail for sexually assaulting a minor girl.
Special POCSO court Judge Madhu Dogra convicted Ram Kumar Gupta and imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on him, special public prosecutor Kauleshwar Nath Pandey said.
The incident took place in Aurai area on October 17, 2020. The six-year-old girl was outside her house when Gutpa took advantage of the situation and sexually assaulted her.
A case in this regard was registered against him under the IPC section 354 (intending to outrage modesty of a woman) and relevant section of the POCSO act at Aurai police station, Superintendent of Police Minakshi Katyayan said.