Srinagar, February 26: A private school teacher in Srinagar was convicted on Thursday for the charges of raping a minor student in the year 2013.
A private school teacher named Pervaiz Ahmad Dar who lives in New Colony Old Barzulla in Srinagar was proven guilty of raping one of his students who was a minor girl three years back and he was convicted by the Second Additional District and Sessions Judge Srinagar, Sham Lal Lalhal. However, the quantum of punishment will be announced by on Monday.
The judgment copy of the case reads, “From the close scrutiny of the entire evidence, I come to the inescapable conclusion that the prosecution have been able to prove the charge(s) against the accused by leading clear, cogent, reliable, convincing and dependable evidence beyond any shadow of doubt,
Reports also said that the teacher was found culpable of committing offence under sections 342 (wrongful confinement) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of RPC apart from being guilty under section 376 (rape).