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Man gets life imprisonment for murdering wife, 2 minor sons

Press Trust of India  |  Muzaffarnagar 

A fast-track today sentenced a man to life imprisonment for murdering his wife and two minor sons.

According to the prosecution, judge Manoj Mishra also imposed a fine of Rs 55,000 on the accused Shripal after holding him guilty under Sections 302, 201, and 498 A of the IPC.

On August 29, 2011, Shripal killed his 30-year-old wife Suman and their two sons, both fell in the age group of one- three years, by pushing them into Ganga canal at Baseda village under Chapar police station in the district.

The body of Suman was later recovered.

Suman's father Premchand had lodged a complaint, alleging that the trio was murdered after the dowry demand was not

Suman was married to Shripal in 2004 and she was being harassed over non-fulfilment of the dowry demand.

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First Published: Thu, May 18 2017. 17:07 IST