A man has been handed a 10-year prison sentence for killing his wife in Bhojpur district.
Harka Bahadur Rai, also known as Pushpa, of Chaukidanda in Salpasilichho Rural Municipality-3 was sentenced to 10 years in prison by the District Court, Bhojpur for beating his wife to death.
A single bench of justice Harish Chandra Ingnam, on Monday, handed over the prison sentence to Rai on the charge of murder, as per the country’s Criminal Code.
Rai had beaten his wife, Menuka Rai, to death on the night of June 2.
– The Himalayan Times