Three persons get life term in murder case

Gonda: Three persons were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here in connection with a four-year-old murder case.

Anand Kumar Tiwari was killed and his wife Kamla Devi, daughter Seema Devi and another man Shivanand were injured in a bomb attack in Pedibara village in Kaudiya area nearly four years back, prosecution said here.

Anand's son Vipul lodged an FIR against Kranti Kumar Shukla, his brother Pradeep Kumar Shukla and Rajesh Kumar Tiwari in this regard, they said.

On the basis of the chargesheet filed by police and evidences produced, Additional Sessions Magistrate (fast track court) Aniruddha Maurya held the three accused guilty and sentenced them to life imprisonment yesterday.