Dandeli, Nov 25 : A 28-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting a minor boy on the banks of Kali river.
The convicted has been identified as Harish Bhujang (28), a resident of Nirmala Nagar in Dandeli.
The Karwar District & Sessions Court has issued an order to sentence Harish Bhujang to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs one lakh on him for sexually assaulting a minor boy.
The court has also directed to provide a compensation of Rs three lakh to the victim.
The police, who had registered a POCSO case against Harish, filed charge sheet to the court against him.