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23 Mar 2018, Edition - 983, Friday


  • Reports have emerged that China has transferred a highly-sensitive missile technology to Pakistan
  • TDP reaches out to TRS, AIADMK, asks for their help in pushing for no-confidence motion in the Parliament.
  • Mallapuram, Kerala: 22 year old stabbed to death by her father on the eve of wedding; family opposed her wedding to the man
  • Kerala Professor Jouhar Munavvir booked over his derogatory remarks against women
  • Social activist Anna Hazare begins hunger strike in the national capital demanding Lokpal and better solution for farmers’ issues
  • Ballia, Uttar Pradesh: 15 year old ends life after police did not act seriously on her complaint about harassment by 5 men.
  • Bolt and Dortmund are both sponsored by Puma and the event was hence considered more of a publicity stunt
  • CM Naidu speaks to his MPs, tells TDP MPs to ‘keep fighting, don’t stop till A.P gets justice’, TDP keeps up pressure on centre
  • Mohammed Shami cleared by BCCI | Cricketer gets clean chit by Anti-corruption unit
  • Airtel scored the lowest score at 3.2 Mbps in Kanpur, while the lowest score by Idea Cellular was reported to be 2.6 Mbps in Bhiwani


Father, 3 others awarded life sentence for sexually abusing 10-year-old

Covai Post Network

Coimbatore : The Mahila Court here on Thursday sentenced four persons, including father of a 10-year-old girl, to undergo life imprisonment for sexually abusing the girl for nearly one year.

The prosecution case was that 57-year-old Yesudas, a daily wage earner, sexually abused his daughter in 2015, who was also exploited sexually by three neighbours in Irugur on the outskrits.

The girl, studying in Grade IV narrated the incident to her class teacher, who in turn complained to the Child Helpline and All Women police station, who after investigation registered cases under POCSO and arrested Yesudas, Premkumar (19), Ravikumar alias Stanley (27) and Balakrishnan (33).

The case was going on in Mahila Court and in the judgment, Judge S Alli ordered all the four to undergo life imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs.5,000 each, failing to undergo another six months imprisonment.