Man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering wife

A local court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for murdering his wife.

Ballia: A local court has sentenced
a man to life imprisonment for murdering his wife.

According to prosecution, Sanjay Gupta thrashed his
wife Kanchan and later set her on fire in Bahirwa Khurd
village in Ubhawan area on May 24, 2010.

On the basis of a chargesheet filed by police and
evidences, Special Magistrate U C Saxena yesterday held Sanjay
guilty and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

The court also imposed a fine of Rs 30,000 on him.

PTI