A Delhi court docket has sentenced Geeta Arora alias Sonu Punjaban to 24 years in jail in reference to a prostitution and human trafficking case, observing that she has no proper to dwell in a civilized society and deserves the severest punishment.
Extra Classes Choose Pritam Singh additionally imposed a wonderful of Rs 64,000 on her. The court docket additionally sentenced one other accused Sandeep Bedwal to 20 years imprisonment within the case and requested him to pay a wonderful of Rs 65,000.
The court docket famous that as a result of offences dedicated in opposition to the woman, her training in addition to her childhood was made hell and advisable a compensation of Rs 7 lakh to the woman and directed the Delhi Authorized Service Authority to do the needful.
“She (the accused) forcibly administered medicine to the woman in order that she couldn’t resist a buyer (man), who would sexually exploit her. She utilized chilly powder on the breast of the woman and likewise put it into her mouth with a view to create concern in her thoughts that she ought to act as per her needs in any other case be able to face brutality,” the court docket noticed in its order.
The court docket famous that the convict Sonu Punjaban not solely bought the woman for prostitution however she additionally brutalised her to make her give up to her calls for.
“The modesty of a lady is subsequent to her soul. How a lady can outrage and brutalise the modesty of one other girl, who’s minor, in such a horrific method. The shameful deeds of convict Sonu Punjaban deprives her of any leniency from the courts. An individual, no matter gender, who does such horrific and horrible acts, has no proper to dwell in a civilized society and for her finest place to dwell is within the 4 boundaries of the jail,” the order mentioned.
“At this tender age ladies not solely go to highschool however they get pleasure from their childhood whereas enjoying with their mates and benefit from the safety of their dad and mom, nonetheless, the sufferer had suffered bodily and psychological trauma by the hands of each the convicts and their associates,” it added.
The court docket noticed that it’s well-known that the survivors of sexual offences not solely faces psychological and bodily trauma however can be subjected to social stigma and in a lot of the circumstances they’ve to vary their residence which additionally causes monetary losses to the woman or her household.
The court docket on July 16 convicted Sonu Punjaban in reference to kidnapping, prostitution and human trafficking and one other accused Sandeep Bedwal below the cost of raping a lady.
Based on the police, the woman turned mates with Sandeep Bedwal, who took her to a home in Laxmi Nagar on the pretext of marriage and raped her in September 2009. He bought the woman, who was 12-years-old on the time, to a lady named Seema.
Seema compelled the woman into prostitution and gave her medicine injection, the police mentioned primarily based on the assertion of the woman and added that she was bought a number of occasions and as soon as to convict Sonu Punjaban.
Sonu Punjaban used her for prostitution and earlier than sending her to prospects additionally administered medicine equivalent to proxyvon and alprex tablets, the police mentioned.
The woman had come to Najafgarh police station on February 9, 2014, and after counselling, her assertion was recorded by the police, the place she narrated the incidents.