Two sentenced to life imprisonment

A local court here has sentenced two persons to life imprisonment and also imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on each of them in a 17-year-old murder case.

Last Updated: Jun 09, 2010, 18:00 PM IST

Firozabad: A local court here has
sentenced two persons to life imprisonment and also imposed a
fine of Rs 5,000 on each of them in a 17-year-old murder case.

On June 16, 1993, a person Kripal Singh was shot dead
by his neighbours Rakesh Gautam and Rakesh Kumar Jain in south
area of the city, Assistant Government Counsel Arvind
Chaturvedi said.

Kripal`s son Vijay Pal had lodged an FIR against
Gautam, Jain and six others, he said.

After hearing both the parties, Additional Sessions
Judge Lukmaan-ul-Haq yesterday held Gautam and Jain guilty.

Six others were, however, acquitted by the court for
lack of evidence, Chaturvedi said.

PTI