Man gets death sentence for rape and murder of minor
Jagatsinghpur: Jagatsinghpur ADJ Court on Tuesday sentenced Kalia Manna to death for rape and murder of a 9-year-old girl in Gadaharishpur village under Ersama block of Jagatsinghpur district on March 21 last year.
When the minor girl went to a nearby cashew forest, Manna forcibly took her to the bushes and raped her. Later, he brutally killed the girl and threw her body in the forest to destroy evidence.
Acting on a complaint lodged by the family members of the deceased, police arrested Kalia and forwarded him to court.