Rewari (Haryana): A local court has sentenced a youth to two-year of imprisonment for abducting a minor girl with intent of forcing her into wedlock.

Additional District and Sessions Judge V P Gupta sentenced Pradeep, in his early 20's, to two years jail term for abducting the 17-year-old girl, a class-XII student, with an intent of forcing her into wedlock, from Parkhotampur village in February 7, 2011.

The girl was rescued on February 11 last year.

The court also imposed a fine of Rs 1,000 on him on Wednesday.