Telangana- Man let off with fine for raping

In a bizarre incident, a man was let off with 2.5 lakhs for raping a girl and leaving her pregnant. A group of elders in a village of Telangana has let off the culprit. The incident has come to light when the girl’s mother noticed physical changes in her body. When she took her for a medical examination, the pregnancy was discovered with the 17 year old girl. However the news has soon spread like a wild fire and the police took the notice of it. Speaking to news agency PTI, the police inspector has revealed that the four "elders" who made such bargaining were arrested along with the accused. They were presented before the court and were sent to judicial custody.