A district court sentenced the 15 convicts to life imprisonment in the triple murder case 24 years ago and also imposed a fine on them. After hearing the arguments, the court of Additional District and Sessions Court (Court number three) Judge Ajay Kumar was found guilty in the case of killing of three people in two sides firing on recovery of Jaziya tax (Gunda tax) 24 years ago. The 15 accused have been sentenced to life imprisonment.
The court has imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on him. “He said,” The incident took place on 6 August 1996 in Khaga town. At that time, one party had asked for Jaziya tax (Gunda tax) of twenty rupees per round in the operation of private buses, on which the people of the other party started firing saying that they had to collect this tax themselves. In this firing Sunil Singh, Ram Niranjan Singh and Rakesh Singh, who were injured from the first side, died in hospital after some time during treatment. “DGC Gupta said,” In the case, the first party killed 18 people of the second party. And a case of attempt to murder (under Sections 302, 307 respectively), while the second party filed a case of attempt to murder (307) against eight people of the first party. ”
DGC said, “The court acquitted all the eight accused Uday Pratap Singh, Abhay Pratap Singh, Manna Singh, Badka Tiwari, Gudda Tiwari, Sunil Singh, Ramniranjan Singh and Rakesh Singh for lack of evidence. Of these, Sunil. Singh, Ramniranjan Singh and Rakesh Singh were injured by bullet injuries and later died during treatment. ” He told, “The court has given Pradeep Pandey, Kamal Pandey, Pappu Pandey, Prakash Pandey, Santosh Pandey, Rajesh Pandey, Sanjay Pandey, Neeraj Pandey, Rajendra Pandey, Tara Chandra Pandey, Santosh Tiwari, Chhoti Tiwari, Gyan Singh, Vijay Pandey And Mukesh Pandey has been sentenced to life imprisonment for being found guilty of murder and has imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 each on everyone.