Guwahati/ 13th December’2017 (Prag News Desk): On Tuesday, Mahar Pranlal Desai, a jain monk molested a 19 year woman in a Jain temple at Sevalal Wani Road in Mulund (West) in 2012. Following which Jain monk was sentenced to two years in prison and fined Rs 50,000.
After the magistrate court’s verdict, Mahar Pranlal Desai secured bail. Besides, one of the lawyers representing Desai said that they are going to file an appeal as a part of their right. Besides that they haven’t received a copy of the order yet.
On the other hand Usha Andewar, the lawyer representing the woman said that judgement is a victory for the family apart from all the odds and their fearless fight for the right of their daughter with a positive spirit. At the same time an uncle of the victim said that they were quite happy with the judgement and they welcomed it.