10 Get Lifer In 2012 Murder Case In Bhubaneswar

31 October 2019

Snigdha Chandan Das

Bhubaneswar: A local court in Bhubaneswar on Thursday convicted 10 persons in a 2012 murder case of Sandip Nanda and sentenced them to life imprisonment.

Besides, the court has imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on each failing which the convict will have to undergo jail term for an additional six months.

Reportedly, the convicts had murdered Sandip near Ghatikia under Khandagiri police limits in April 2012 by thrashing him with iron rods and sticks.  

Following a complaint lodged by Sandip's father Dilip at Khandagiri Police Station, all persons involved in the case had been arrested.

It was after examining 18 witnesses and various evidences, the Additional District Judge, Bhubaneswar awarded 10 persons with life imprisonment.

Suresh Kumar Barik, APP, Bhubaneswar