Bathinda: Three years after Mandeep Kaur of Moga succumbed to an acid attack, the court of additional district and session judge Moga Lukhwinder Kaur Duggal on Wednesday pronounced life term to her husband and three of his accomplice along with a fine of Rs 17 lakh.
The four have been identified as deceased husband Harinder Singh and his three associates Parwaan Singh, Jagjit Singh and Deepinder Singh.
According to information, husband of the deceased had been threatening to pour acid on her for some time as she had filed divorce petition charging that he used to assault him with the demand of dowry. The victim, attacked in July 2013 along with her father who suffered 30 per cent burns, lost her vision in the assault.
As the case had gain attention of society and media, it was being monitored by the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The then Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul took a suo motu notice of the news report published on July 12, 2013.
For more news updates Follow and Like us on Facebook