The District and Sessions Court of SH Kazmi pronounced the capital punishment against Vijendra Kumar for severing the head off of intermediate student Khushboo outside an examination hall. [Read: Boy beheads girl outside principal's chamber in Ranchi]
The court had on Apr 26 convicted Kumar for the crime. Kumar, who hails from Jamshedpur, had beheaded Khushboo with a sharp weapon as soon as she came out of the examination hall.
He was overpowered by other students and handed over to the Jharkhand police.