NEW DELHI: A Ludhiana court here has sentenced a man to death for killing his cousin sister and her mother in 2013. The court of additional district and sessions judge Arunvir Vashisht pronounced the verdict.
The court in its order said convict Rishu Grover, 31, be hanged till death” for the crime. Grover had killed Heena Grover (22) and her mother Usha Rani (55) at their house in Fatehganj Mohalla on May 22, 2013.
According to an FIR, Rishu and Heena were in a relationship and the accused was not able to digest the fact that she was getting married to someone else.
Rishu had suffered losses in his business and desperately needed money to clear his debts, after committing the crime, he managed to escape with cash and jewellery.