The District Court of Siraha has ordered for a life sentence to 32 years old Gyanendra Prasad Chaudhary along with the confiscation of his property on March 19 after finding him guilty on killing his 27 years old wife Manju Kumari Chaudhary of Dhangadhimai Municipality-2.
A single bench of district court judge Devendra Paudel has given the verdict regarding the case. The court has also ordered for six months sentence to the mother-in-law Radha Chaudhary and father-in-law Mahendra Chaudhary on charge of their involvement in killing.
Manu was killed by his husband Gyanendra on September 25 and complaint against him was lodged at Area Police Office of Lahan on September 26.
The postmortem of the body was conducted at BPKIHS on September 26. The accused was arrested by the police on a same day and was remanded in custody by the court order on October 23.