Court slams life sentence on charge of killing wife

  May 16, 2018 By: INSEC

The District Court of Chitwan has ordered to sentence 35 years old husband Pappu Raut of Bharatpur Metropolis-3, Belchok for life after finding him guilty on killing hi 26 years old wife Rekha Raut after beating her.

A single bench of district court judge Kul Prasad Sharma had given the verdict regarding the case. The accused had killed his wife by beating on 2017 June 4 and complaint against him was lodged by the victim’s brother on June 6. The victim succumbed the injuries while undergoing treatment at Community Hospital on a same day. He was arrested by the police on June 6.


Deependra Adhikari