A Special Court awarded life imprisonment to a Youth, the main accused in the gang rape case.
The court sentenced main accused N. Sairam to life imprisonment. Three others Deepak, Abhilash Kumar and Abdul Khader were sentenced 20 years each. The court also awarded three years imprisonment and slapped Rs.10,000 fine to another accused M Durga Prasad. The sixth accused, who is a minor boy was transferred to juvenile court.
The rape incident had occurred on August 23, 2014 in Vijayawada. The accused lured the victim in the name of love. He offered a soft drink to her laced with sedatives. Then they gang raped her.