Man gets death sentence for murder

Man gets death sentence for murder

The First Additional District and Session court here has awarded death sentence to one and life imprisonment to two for murdering a car driver and robbing the vehicle.

Judge A K Naveenkumari, who heard the matter, also imposed a fine of Rs 2 lakh each on three convicts.

Sharanabasava alias Sharanusiddappa Deginal of Gundgi village in Sindgi taluk on Vijayapura district has been awarded death sentence while Rebanna Beerappa Sithimani and Ayalasidda Doddamani of the same village got a life term.

The body of Raghavendra was found in Krishna river near Gani-Chimmalagi under Nidagundi police station limits.

CPI U B Chikkamath had submitted a charge-sheet to the court.