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Gujrati-origin youth jailed for 9 years for rape in UK

Accused of raping woman twice

Chinmoy Patel, 34, from Leeds in the north of England, was convicted last month.

London: A British court has sentenced a British man to nine years in prison for raping a woman on a dating site. The sentence has been handed down.

According to Detective Sergeant Vicky Pierce of the Metropolitan Police Safety Unit, which is fighting sexual assault cases, Patel’s actions were violent and uncontrollable and the impact of his actions on the victim would last for years.

“I hope this important sentence will give rape victims the courage to come forward,” Pierce said. During the hearing in the court, it was said that Patel had met a woman on 3 February 2017.

Patel came in contact with the woman through a marriage website and started talking to her. According to the victim, the young man had raped the woman twice. Patel was arrested on April 30, 2017. However, he was later released on bail.

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