94-year-old retired cop gets lifer
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Last Updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 22:23
  
Kota: A 94-year-old retired policeman was sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here in connection with a 2008 murder case.

Awarding the sentence yesterday, the SC/ST court also slapped a fine of Rs 2,000 on Kallimudden, a former Head Constable.

According to the prosecution, the retired policeman axed to death Babulal of SC/ST caste in October 2008 in his native village.

Statements of 17 witnesses were recorded during the trial lasting three-and-a-half year.

The SC/ST court found Kallimudden guilty of murder and awarded him life imprisonment on Friday, Additional Public Prosecutor Bhupinder Mittal said.

Kallimudden had served in several police stations in Hadoutti.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 22:23


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