Sexual abuse in Talgo: Kostanay transport prosecutor's office appealed petition to change verdict
Astana. July 30. KazTAG - Kostanay transport prosecutor's office has appealed a petition to change the verdict on the case of sexual abuse on Talgo train, said Yernat Sybankulov, chief transport prosecutor.
"The transport prosecutor's office has studied the court’s verdict in respect of the conductors of train No. 98 Nurly Zhol - Aktobe who raped a passenger. The Kostanay transport prosecutor’s office appealed to the court to change the sentence into more severe punishment to the convicts, ” wrote Sybankulov in Facebook.
As it was reported, a passenger of Talgo train travelling from Nur-Sultan to Aktobe was raped in November 2018. The woman was returning from a scientific conference when she was attacked by two conductors who beat and raped her. The conductors have been sentenced to 2.6 years imprisonment.
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