Additional District and Sessions Judge Ajit Kumar
Sinha found the four guilty of kidnapping Kumar Vidyarthi and
Subodh Kumar from Hanuman Nagar locality here on August 28,
2005 and demanding a ransom of Rs 17 lakh from their family
The judge also slapped a fine of Rs 2,000 on each of
the four -- Mahendra Rai, Kundan Kumar, Sanjai Ram and Rahul
The court sentenced another accused Shubin Kumar to
two years imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs 2,000 for
helping the kidnappers. Another accused Sonu Kumar was,
The two students were released by the abductors on
September 28, 2005 following police pressure.
Patna: A local court here on Wednesday awarded
life imprisonment to four people in a case related to
kidnapping for ransom of two students nearly five years ago.
First Published: Wednesday, May 05, 2010, 18:42