Arun Chauhan vs State (Govt. Of Nct) Delhi on 11 July, 2018

1. This is an appeal directed against the judgment dated 9th July, 2016
passed by the learned Additional Sessions Judge (NE), Karkardooma
Courts, Delhi in Sessions Case No.44673/2015 arising out of FIR
No.1170/2014 registered at Police Station (PS) Gokal Puri, convicting
the Appellant under Section 302 Indian Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) and
the order on sentence dated 21st, July 2016 whereby he was sentenced
to undergo Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) for life with a fine of
Rs.5,000/-, and in default of payment of fine to undergo Simple
Imprisonment (SI) for six months.

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2. The Appellant was charged with having committed the murder of
his wife on the intervening night of 14th/15th November, 2014 in a
room on the second Floor of House No.C-183, Gali No.7, Ganga
Vihar, Gokal Puri, Delhi by strangulating her. The Appellant and the
deceased had two children i.e. Pushkar @ Pintu (PW-22) and Janvi @
Khushi (PW-21), both of whom were minors and school going at the
relevant time. In the impugned judgment, the trial Court has asked the
District Legal Services Authority, North East District, Delhi to
consider the case of compensation for both minor children and also
make arrangements for their uninterrupted study.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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