Woman, lover sentenced to life for husband’s murder in Bokaro
A local court here on Friday awarded life imprisonment to a woman and her alleged lover for killing her husband, about seven years ago.
TNN | Updated: Feb 16, 2019, 12:55 IST
BOKARO: A local court here on Friday awardedlife imprisonmentto a woman and her alleged lover for killing her husband, about seven years ago.
Additional district and sessions judge ofBokarocourt, Ranjit Kumar, held Usha Devi and Vijay Manjhi guilty of the crime and awarded them life imprisonment under Section 302 of theIPCand a fine of Rs 20,000 each. The fine amount will be given to the father of the deceased.
Additional public prosecutor Rakesh Kumar Rai said Usha married Doman Manjhi of Santhallaga of Chandankyari in 2007 and the couple had a son.
After marriage, she stayed mostly with her parents atBalidih.
During Durga Puja in 2011, Usha called Doman to Balidih and murdered him with the help of Vijay Manjhi. They later hanged Doman from a tree at Bansimili under Balidih police station.