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The accused leaving the courthouse to serve his sentence.
SIBU: An odd-job worker was sentenced to 18 months in jail and two strokes of the rotan by the Magistrate’s Court here for outraging the modesty of a six-year-old girl in August.
Hafid Abdul Rahman pleaded guilty to the charge filed under Section 354 of the Penal Code,
which provides for a jail term
of up to 10 years with or without fine and whipping upon convic-
Hafid had committed the offence in the middle of August in a house in a plantation in Belaga.
The victim’s mother lodged a police report on Sept 7 and this led to the arrest of the accused on the same day.
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