Rigorous Imprisonment

  • Boy gets one-year rigorous imprisonment for biting off neighbour's ear May 28, 2014

    A local court on Tuesday sentenced a youth to one year's rigorous imprisonment for grievously injuring his neighbour following a quarrel over his pet dog in 2013. Upper Sessions Court judge PK Sinha held Pushparaj alias Pintu (20) guilty under various sections, including section 326 (voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous...
  • Two get 10 years jail term for submitting fake documents for government job May 14, 2014

    Two persons, including a woman, have been sentenced to ten years of rigorous imprisonment for submitting fake documents to get a government job in 2008. Additional Session Judge Pradeep Mittal on Tuesday held Arun Chouhan (33) and Vandana (38) guilty under section 420 and 467 and sentenced them to 10 years...
  • Tribal woman sentenced to 4-year rigorous imprisonment for killing brother April 23, 2014

    A tribal woman was on Wednesday sentenced to four years of rigorous imprisonment for beating her brother to death in 2011. The court of Additional District Judge II of East Singhbhum Deepak Nath Tiwari convicted Guruwari Tudu under section 304(II) IPC and sentenced her to four years RI. Guruwari's father Wakil Tudu...
  • Three men get 5-yr RI for fraud in PF claims withdrawal January 1, 2014

    Three persons were sentenced to five-year rigorous imprisonment each by a special CBI court here for committing forgery in withdrawal of PF claims. The court convicted the three - Gajendra Singh Chouhan (who was LDC at EPFO in Bhopal), Pratap Singh (then supervisor in EPFO) and Rajendra Singh Thakur (Gajendra's brother)...
  • Congress leader gets 9 years of rigorous imprisonment for raping minor domestic help December 18, 2013

    A fast track court has convicted a local Congress leader for raping his minor domestic help earlier this year and sentenced him to nine years of rigorous imprisonment. In the verdict delivered on Tuesday evening, the Additional District Judge Ashok Kumar Sahu also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on Arvind Tiwari (38) after holding him...
  • Court awards 7 years rigorous imprisonment to man for raping a girl December 4, 2013

    A local court on Wednesday sentenced a man to seven years rigorous imprisonment for raping a young girl in Sahebganj in February this year. Additional District and Sessions Judge (II) Chandra Bhushan Singh found 26-year-old Manoj Kumar Pandey guilty under section 376 IPC (rape) and sentenced him to seven years rigorous...
  • Farmer sentenced to 7 year imprisonment for rape of minor girl August 16, 2013

    A local court on Friday sentenced a farmer to seven years of rigorous imprisonment for raping a minor school girl, who later became pregnant. The incident happened in the year 2008. The sub-judge Kannan also slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on the accused. The prosecution case was that the farmer...
  • Punjab: Akali Dal leader gets seven-year jail for graft April 21, 2013

    Patiala: A CBI special court in Patiala on Saturday awarded seven-year rigorous imprisonment to Akali Dal leader Mangat Rai Bansal in an embezzlement case related with the Food Corporation of India (FCI). Twenty-two other convicts were also sent to jail. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special judge Hemant Gopal sent the...
  • Dutt will go to new jail, paid labour awaits him August 2, 2007

    Mumbai: Sanjay Dutt is likely to be shifted out of Arthur Road Jail on Thursday to another jail within Maharashtra where there are facilities for paid labour for convicts as the Bollywood actor has been sentenced to rigorous imprisonment. Arthur Road Jail is meant only for undertrials and has no...
  • Dutt may need to do anything from carpentry to tailoring July 31, 2007

    New Delhi: The Special Tada court order sentencing Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt in the 1993 Mumbai blast case doesn't just mean six years' jail life for the Bollywood star, it may mean a life of rigour and hard labour as the Bollywood star has been sentenced to rigorous imprisonment. Punishments of...
  • Telgi, 2 docs sentenced to 7 years RI June 22, 2007

    New Delhi: Abdul Karim Telgi, the prime accused in the multi-crore fake stamp paper racket along with the two doctors were sentenced to seven years rigorous imprisonment by the Special Court trying the cases. Telgi had bribed the two doctors to obtain false medical certificates. Telgi was also fined Rs 25 lakh,...
  • Ex-cop gets RI in custodial death case June 18, 2007

    New Delhi: A retired Delhi Police inspector was sentenced to seven years’ rigorous imprisonment (RI) by a city court for ruthlessly beating a person in police custody, to death. "It was only accused H P Singh who caused fatal injuries to the deceased and it could be presumed from a person...