A court here today awarded death sentence to a man for rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Ranchi four years ago. Additional District Judge, Shiv Pal Singh held 30-year- old Gandhi Oraon guilty in the case and pronounced the death sentence. The incident took place on March 19, 2014 and the police filed the charge sheet on June 18 that year. The convict, who hails from Gumla district of the state, was working as a helper of a bus in Ranchi.
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