Man gets two years rigorous imprisonment for attempt to rape in J-K’s Udhampur


A local court on Tuesday awarded two years rigorous imprisonment to a man for attempting to rape a woman in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The court also imposed a fine of Rs 3,000 on the convict.

Principal District and Session Judge, Udhampur, Haq Nawaz Zargar handed over the sentence to Tirath Ram alias “Babu Ram”, a resident of Mali Tehsil, under section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) of the Ranbir Penal Code.