Kathua rape-murder case verdict: 5 year jail for 3 cops

After a wait of almost 17 months, 275 hearings and examination of over 130 witnesses, the district and sessions court in Pathankot on Monday sentenced 6 accused in the brutal gang rape and murder case of a nomadic 8-year-old girl from Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. One accused, however, has been acquitted by the court due to lack of evidence.

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