Kundapur, June 23 2019: Kundapur Additional and District Sessions Court has convicted a person of killing his own sister for monetary gains. This case was heard and judgement delivered by the court in a record one year.
The person convicted is Annappa Bhandari (45), a resident of Kundapur Vaderahobali. Annappa who had arrived home on the night of July 22, 2018 in a drunken state had picked up a quarrel with his sister Vijaya Bhandari (50). Later, he had attacked her grievously with a knife. A critically injured Vijaya was admitted to the hospital where she had breathed her last on July 28.
The Kundapur Police had subsequently arrested the accused who was running a barber shop.