Sasaram: A court in Bihar's Rohtas district on Monday sentenced a man to 10 years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on him after finding him guilty in raping a woman five years ago.

The additional district and sessions court - I judge Sajal Madilwar passed the order convicting one Bambhola Paswan to 10 years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on him after finding him guilty of raping the married woman in Magrain village of Rohtas district on June 12, 2007.

The police booked Paswan under relevant provisions of the law on the basis of the statement by the victim.

(Agencies)