Man gets 7 years in jail for aiding wife’s suicide

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A fast track court here sentenced a man to seven years imprisonment for forcing his wife to commit suicide in 2013 over dowry demands. Judge Balraj Singh convicted Kamil Hasan on Wednesday and also imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on him. Hasan was held guilty under IPC section 306 (abetment of suicide), government lawyer… Read more »

Delhi-based builder gets one year imprisonment in check bounce case

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A local court has sentenced a Delhi-based builder to one year imprisonment in a check bounce case. Shamli Chief Judicial Magistrate Raj Magal Singh Pandey on Wednesday also imposed a fine of Rs 11 lakh on the builder. According to the prosecution, a Shamli-based trader had filed case against the builder and alleged that a… Read more »

Aliganj fake encounter: Ex-deputy mayor of Luknow, 3 others get life imprisonment

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Lucknow: A local court today sentenced former deputy mayor of Lucknow and three others to life imprisonment for their involvement in a fake police encounter in Aliganj area around 24 years ago, in which a person was killed. Ex-deputy mayor of Lucknow Abhay Seth, then general secretary of Aliganj traders’ union, Ashok Mishra and two constables–Ram… Read more »

3 brothers get life imprisonment for murdering man

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Three brothers were sentenced to life imprisonment by a special SC/ST court in neighbouring Bundi district today for murdering a man after a quarrel over a minor issue in April 2016. Special judge Koshal Singh convicted Ashok Jinger (34), Arun Jinger (24) and Sonu alias Hempal Jinger (21), who are residents of Talera town, for… Read more »

10 people sentenced to life imprisonment for murder

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Ten persons were today sentenced to life imprisonment for killing of a father-son duo by a group of 32 people over a land dispute in 2014.District and Session Judge Hemant Deshpande sentenced 10 persons in jail for life while acquitting 22 others giving benefit of doubt. Those sentenced include Mahadev Gahininath Bahir, Sukhadev, Shahaji Raghunath… Read more »

Man gets life imprisonment for raping teenage daughter

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A court here has awarded life imprisonment to a 38-year-old man for raping his teenage daughter which led to her becoming pregnant twice. Additional District Judge N R Pradhan, in his order, convicted the man under section 376 (rape) of the Indian Penal Code and under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012…. Read more »

Man gets 8 years imprisonment for helping criminal escape

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A man was sentenced to eight years imprisonment by a court here for helping a criminal escape from police custody in 2004 in Shamli district. Additional District Judge Manoj Kumar yesterday convicted Harish and also imposed a fine of Rs 8,000 on him. According to government counsel Javed Ali, the convict had helped a wanted… Read more »

11 persons gets life imprisonment for kidnapping

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Eleven persons, including two women, have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a district court here for kidnapping an ashram head for ransom and voluntarily causing hurt. Additional District Judge Brajendra Mani Tripathi convicted Hira, Shivam, Mukesh, Mahipal, Vinod, Gopal, Prem Singh, Ratan Singh, Mayabai, Vijaya and Shyamveer and awarded them life imprisonment. He also… Read more »

Two get lifer in a murder case in Indore

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A local court today sentenced two youths to life imprisonment for murdering a retired bank official and looting valuables from his house in 2012. Special Sessions Judge Satyendra Joshi convicted Anirudhha Patil (21) and Rakesh Pal (23) under sections 302 (murder), 392 (robbery) and 201 (causing disappearance of evidence of offence) after examining 22 prosecution… Read more »