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.


Kokial Dhakal