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Karnataka HC upholds life term to four students for kidnapping, murdering friend

04/01/2023 08:03 PM | Click to read full article

The Karnataka High Court has upheld the conviction and life imprisonment sentence handed down by the trial court to four students, including two girls from Mumbai, for kidnapping and murdering their friend for money. The convicts - Rohit Kumar from Jharkhand, Shivani Thakur, and Preeti Raj from Mumbai and Vareesh from Bihar - had filed separate appeals. A division bench headed by Justice B. Veerappa has rejected their pleas.

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