Srinagar, Dec 14 (UNI) A local court in north Kashmir sentenced to life imprisonment two brothers who stoned to death a neighbour two decades ago.
The Additional Sessions Judge, Baramulla, Mr Abdul Rashid Bhat also sentenced 12 other accused to one month imprisonment and a fine of Rs 200 each.
The court awarded the sentence after hearing arguments from lawyers of both the sides.
According to the case reports in 1988 there was some dispute between Mohammad Ramzan and Ghulam Mohammad with his neighbour Mohammad Sadeeq.
However, one day Ramzan and Ghulam Mohammad attacked Sadeeq with stones. Sadeeq collapsed after one of the stone hit him on the head.
However, he was shifted to hospital where he was declared brought dead.