Uber Driver Shiv Kumar Yadav Found Guilty


New Delhi: A Delhi court has convicted an uber driver Shiv Kumar Yadav, accused of raping a 25-year-old finance executive in New Delhi in December 2014. The court is likely to pronounce the quantum of punishment on October 23. Yadav faces a maximum of life imprisonment as punishment.

In January, the Delhi court had framed charges against Yadav under sections 366 and 323 of the Indian Penal Code for offenses of endangering a woman’s life while raping her, kidnapping with an intent to compel her for marriage, criminally intimidating and causing hurt.