Keonjhar: A local court in Champua here on Friday sentenced two persons to life imprisonment after convicting them for the murder of a man on March 28, 2017.
The court also slapped Rs 5,000 fine each on the convicts identified as Haguru Nag and Binod Singh.
According to the case diary, the convicted duo and one Pradeep Munda had looted an ATM kiosk at Bashapani under Champua police limits on March 28, 2017.
However, Munda’s picture was reportedly captured in the CCTV cameras installed at the ATM counter. Later, the duo had taken Munda to a forest at Bichakundi and killed him to destroy the evidence.
The court pronounced the verdict after taking into consideration the statements of 14 witnesses, police records and circumstantial pieces of evidence.