Gets life sentence for murder

Published: 15th September 2012 11:06 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th September 2012 11:06 AM   |  A+A-

The Ernakulam Additional Sessions Court on Friday convicted and awarded rigorous life imprisonment to Sasi, 52, of Tazhava in Kollam, an accused in the murder of Sivakumar, a construction worker from Andhra Pradesh.

Sessions Judge V G Ajith Kumar also slapped a fine Rs 25,000 on the accused. On 2, December 2007, the accused murdered Sivakumar, who was sleeping in a room at Chottanikkara by beating with a nail bar on his forehead, left ear and on the face.

Prosecutor Premson Paul Manjamattom submitted that Sasi committed the murder after Sivakumar had taken his walkman without permission.


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