New Delhi: Delhi’s Saket Court on Tuesday reserved its order for 4th August on quantum of sentence for director Mahmood Farooqui in a 2015 rape case.

Meanwhile, Delhi police sought maximum punishment of life imprisonment for the ‘Peepli Live’ co director in the case.

The police had charge sheeted Farooqui on June 29, 2015 of raping the 35-year-old American woman who was in India to research for her doctoral thesis from Columbia University.

The filmmaker allegedly raped her when she had gone to meet him to get help for her research work.

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