Court convicts 13 persons in Rangapaniya incident

AGARTALA:

The Bishalgarh District Session Judge Ayushman Debbarma today convicted 13 out of 15 accused in Rangapaniya incident where a housewife Deepa Nath Kar was publicly abused by her in-laws and locals.

The district session judge today sentenced imprisonment of all the convicts for three and two years under separate sections of Indian Penal Code.

Notably, Deepa Nath Kar, wife of Sameer Kar was inhumanly tortured and harassed by her husband and in-laws on December 15, 2012 last.

Consequently, a case was registered with the local police station against 15 people including her in-laws and some the neighbors of her in-laws.