Paravoor case: 14-year-jail for girl’s father, 7 years for mother
KOCHI: A man who
forced his minor daughter into a sex racket in which she was exploited by 100
odd persons over a period of time in 2010 was on Wednesday sentenced to 14
years imprisonment. The victim’s mother and three others were given seven years
jail term by the court.
Additional Sessions Judge PG Ajith awarded the sentences while delivering the
judgement in two cases related to the sensational Paravoor sex scam that came
to light in 2011.
The girl’s father
Sudheer, a small-time actor, had earlier been sentenced to life in another case
related to the scam. The other three accused are Manoj, Vijay Kumar and Biju
Narayanan, all connected to film world.
Omana, an alleged
sex racket agent, was acquitted for want of evidence in the two cases.
Over 50 cases had
been registered for rape and gang rape of the girl when she was a minor. The
girl was forced into flesh trade by her father. Sudheer had himself raped her
and taken her to various persons in different places where she was sexually
The victim was
taken to various places and raped promising roles in films in 2010. There are
148 accused in the cases and 100 persons have so far been arrested.
With this verdict,
the court has so far pronounced judgements in seven cases. The case came to
light in 2011 shaking the conscience of Keralites.