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Death sentence for Cyanide Mohan in Balepuni woman murder case

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Oct 25, 2019: The Sixth Additional District and Sessions Court of Mangalore has  awarded death sentence to serial killer cyanide Mohan   in the case of   killing a young woman from Balepuni in Bantwal taluk by giving her cyanide pills after raping her in Bengaluru.


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 The Court had   declared  Mohan guilty of the crime on October 22 and had reserved the announcement of quantum of punishment. On Thursday  the Court after hearing arguments and counter arguments with regard to the punishment,  awarded death sentence to Mohan  under IPC 302. This is the 17th case in which he has been proved guilty. There are three more cases to be decided. Mohan heard the judgement through a video conferencing at the Hindalaga prison where he is presently lodged.