Court Awards Life sentence To A Man Who Killed 21 Year Old Girl: A man along with his cousin has been sentenced for life term by a local court who killed 21 year old girl for refusing his love proposal.
A local court on Tuesday sentenced a man named Gurmeet Singh for his life term and his cousin for three years imprisonment under the charges of murdering Amandeep Kaur which was a sensation eight months ago.
According to the sources Gurmeet Singh alias Gora Rajjowala had on January 12 murdered Amandeep Kaur, a 21 year old woman by pumping three bullets with a revolver that belonged to his cousin Angrej Singh into her from point-blank range when she was returning to her paying guest accommodation for refusing his marriage proposal.
Amandeep received three bullets in her head, heart and abdomen was taken to Cheema Hospital in Phase 4 where she was declared brought dead.
Amandeep’s friends Gagandeep and Navneet Kaur who were along with her on the day of the murder stood as key witnesses in this case appeared in the court on Tuesday’s hearing.
Both Gurmeet and Amandeep were acquaintances in school. Amandeep came to Mohali and joined training classes at a private institute in Sector 45, Chandigarh, on January 3 after completing her Masters of Business Administration and lived with her friends in a rented accommodation in Phase V.
Gurmeet who belongs to Razzowal village in Ferozepur district wanted to marry Amandeep who belonged to nearby Dholewal village in the same district. Families of both were opposed to their marriage as both were from different castes.
Additional Sessions judge Dilbagh Singh Johal who found Gurmeet Singh guilty under Section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code and Angrez Singh under Section 29 of the Arms Act heard the verdict. The judge also slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh on Gurmeet and 5,000 on Angrez.