Danish Woman Gangrape Case: Court Awards Life Imprisionment To 5 Accused

| June 10 , 2016 , 14:35 IST
JailA Delhi Court on Friday awarded life imprisonment to five convicts in connection with 2014 Danish woman gang rape case. Earlier, Delhi Police on June 9 sought maximum punishment for five convicts involved in the case. The court had on June 6 held the five accused guilty in the 2014 gang-rape case. The nine accused were arrested in January, 2014. Out of nine, the three were juveniles who are facing an inquiry before the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB). The six adult accused — Mahendra alias Ganja (24), Mohd Raja (22), Raju (23), Arjun (21), Raju Chakka (22) and Shyam Lal (55), were in judicial custody and facing trial, however Shyam Lal died in February inside Tihar jail and proceedings against him in the case were abated.