Wednesday , 20th March 2019

Wednesday , 20th March 2019

Court Slams one year on charge of polygamy

January 7, 2018 By INSEC

The District Court of Ilam has ordered to sentence 33 years old Prem Binod Shah of Suryadaya Municipality-10 and his second wife Bhagwati Karki for one year each on charge of polygamy. They were remanded in custody.

A single bench of district court judge Indra Kumar Chongteli  had given a verdict on January 7. The accused were also penalized for Rs 10,000 each.

The victim’s first wife had lodged a complaint against the accused at Area Police Office of Pashupati Nagar on July 23 on charge of marrying second woman on July 20.


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