Chapra/Gopalganj,Jun.26(HS): Gopalganj district and sessions judge Shailendra Kumar today sentenced two persons to life imprisonment on the charge of beating one person to death at Chainpur village under Hathwa police station in the year 2015.
Judge has also slapped a fine of fifty thousand to each, One of the other accused is a juvenile and his case is in the juvenile court. Sentenced persons Jhulan Rai and Overseer Rai had on 22 February 2015,had beaten ShankarRai with rod and stick to death while Shankar Rai was returning from his field.
They complained that Shankar Rai did not feed them fishes and beat him. Seriously injured Shankar Rai was referred to Gorakhpur hospital where he had succumbed during treatment. Another accused was minor Rohit Rai whose case was transferred to juvenile court.