Man accused of raping two boys pleads not guilty

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A 27-YEAR-OLD man charged for the alleged rape of two boys in his settlement pleaded not guilty to all the charges before the High Court in Suva today.

The man is charged with three counts of sexual assault, three counts of rape and three counts of attempt to commit rape.

It is alleged that he raped the two boys aged 16 and 17 years respectively between January 2017 and December 31, 2017 in Nasinu.

State lawyer Swastika Sharma sought one month to prepare for pre-trial conference issues.

Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe has remanded the accused and adjourned the case to March 18.

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