Kathua case: Trial over, judgement to be pronounced on June 10

JK Bank

The trial in the Kathua rape and murder case of 8 year old girl is complete and the final arguments will be filed on June 10.

“Trial over in Kathua (J&K) rape and murder case. Judgment to be pronounced on June 10,” ANI reported.


The victim belonged to the tribal Bakarwal community. She was looking for her horse, when she was abducted.

As per chargesheet, eight men took turns to rape the girl after holding her captive at a temple.

One of the accused, Special Police Officer Deepak Khajuria, wanted to rape her one more time before killing her. Another accused came from Meerut to “satisfy his lust”.

The people who were arrested by crime branch were: Village Head Sanji Ram, his son Vishal, his juvenile nephew, and the nephew’s friend Parvesh Kumar.