Father, son get life term for murder

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 13:40

Badaun: A father-son duo were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here in a three-year-old murder case.

The accused Mahendra Pal and his son Tara Chanda set a man ablaze over a petty dispute in Gulabagh locality in Bisauli area in February 2009, prosecution sources said here.

The victim, who sustained serious injuries, was admitted to a hospital where he died during treatment after five days, they said.

On the basis of evidence, Special Judge Hrihar Nath held the duo guilty on Tuesday.
The court also imposed a fine of Rs 8,000 on each of the accused.
PTI



First Published: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 13:40

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