A 35-year-old man was today sentenced to life imprisonment for raping a class II student in Nadia district last year.
The judge slapped a fine of Rs one lakh on Das, 80 per cent of which will be given to the victim as compensation.
Das, who lives at Aranghata under Dhantala police station, lured the 9-year-old girl, his neighbour, with toffees, took her to a desolate place and raped her in August last year.
He was arrested and booked under provisions of the POCSO Act.
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