Seven people were sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Shivpuri in Madhya Pradesh for killing four persons by setting them ablaze.
Man kills his uncle and wife, sets their bodies on fire on suspicion of black magic in Madhya Pradesh
The accused killed Sumer Singh and his wife with a sharp tool and set fire to their hut to pass it off as a fire incident, the officer told reporters.
The naked body of a 13-year-old girl was found in a village in Madhya Pradesh's Shahdol district, after which a murder case was registered.
Madhya Pradesh: Tractor ferrying sand illegally mows down 1 woman, injures 2 during forest department action
A woman was killed and two persons were critically injured on Sunday evening after a tractor-trolley transporting sand illegally hit them.
Father-son kill woman kin, injure her two sons with axe in busy Madhya Pradesh market; videos go viral
The incident took place in Bhoti, some 40 kilometres from the district headquarters, and the accused, identified as Raju Bhargava and his son Radhasharan, are on the run.
The duo gave the victim sleeping pills with food and attacked him later in the night when fell asleep, the official said.
Call centre employee Akash Midkiya was found stabbed to death after being blinded by chilli powder in Indore on October 13.