Praveen sentenced to death for sexual assault on toddler


Warangal: Kolepaka Praveen (21) imposed with death penalty considering his inhumane deed, the nine-month-old baby girl was killed after Praveen sexually assaulted and killed her. The incident jolted people of Telengana and Andhra Pradesh and spontaneous protests erupted nationwide. The sentence was served by First Additional District Judge K Jaya Kumar. The case was solved by the Fast Track Court within 48 days after the crime was committed on June 19. The parents of the baby burst into tears after hearing the judgement. Praveen had confessed his crime and was sentenced to death.