In Jaunpur, the court sentenced the brother accused of strangulating his sister to death and then burning her body, and sentenced him to life imprisonment. The court has also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the accused.
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Uttar Pradesh Of Jaunpur Finding the brother guilty of strangling his sister to death and then burning her body, the court sentenced him to life imprisonment. The court has also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the accused. Eight years ago, the convict had murdered his sister and burnt her body by pouring kerosene to destroy the evidence. After this, the accused himself went to the police station and lodged an FIR to mislead the police. However, while disclosing the incident during the investigation, the police had recovered the cane of the shovel used to strangulate the sister at the behest of the accused.
In fact, Pradeep Singh, a resident of Fatehgarh village of Khuthan police station area, lodged an FIR in the police station that on October 6, 2014, his unmarried sister Archana Singh committed suicide by setting fire inside the room. When the plaintiff reached home, he broke the door and saw that his sister was lying dead after being burnt.
Police investigation revealed
When the police started the investigation after the brother lodged an FIR in the case of sister’s suicide, a shocking revelation came to light. In the police investigation, the brother who lodged the FIR turned out to be the murderer of his sister. The police had recovered the cane of the shovel used in the murder from inside the room at the behest of the accused. In fact, after strangling the sister to death with the cane of a shovel, the accused had sprinkled kerosene on the body and set it on fire inside the room to destroy the evidence.
Case diary was filed by the police in the court
Case diary related to the incident was filed by the police in the court. The statements of the witnesses were recorded in the court by government advocate Anil Singh Kaptan. The court found Pradeep guilty on the basis of evidence and sentenced him to life imprisonment.
Court sentenced life imprisonment
Nearly eight years later, the court of District Judge Vani Ranjan Agarwal of Jaunpur found the accused brother guilty and sentenced him to life imprisonment. The court has imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the convict. Accused Pradeep Singh s/o late Vanshraj, resident of Fategarh police station, Khutahan, Jaunpur, was sentenced to life imprisonment under section 302 and a fine of Rs 10,000 and under section 201, 2 years rigorous imprisonment with a fine of Rs 5,000 for the offense under conviction. Went. All the punishments will run concurrently.