“Cyanide” Mohan, a serial killer who murdered a number of girls utilizing the lethal chemical after befriending and raping them, has been sentenced by a courtroom to life imprisonment for the rape and homicide a lady from Kerala in 2009.
Sixth Extra District and Periods Courtroom Decide Sayeednunnisa pronounced the quantum of sentence on Wednesday.
The 57-year previous Mohan was convicted of homicide on Saturday.
The case is the 20th and final within the sequence of homicide instances in opposition to him.
Earlier, he had been awarded the dying sentence in 5 instances and life imprisonment in others. Two of the dying penalties have been later commuted to life imprisonment.
On this case, Mohan had been charged with attractive a 25-year previous girl from Kasargod to accompany him on the promise of marriage, and took her to Bengaluru.
He stayed in a lodge with the girl, raped and killed her the following day by giving her a cyanide-laced pill making her consider that it was a contraceptive capsule.
He used the identical mode of operation in all of the 20 instances in opposition to him.
The choose awarded life sentence and Rs 25,000 high quality for homicide beneath Part 302 of IPC, ten years and Rs 5,000 for abduction, ten years and Rs 5,000 for feeding poison, seven years and Rs 5,000 for rape, 5 years and Rs 5,000 for robbing jewelry and imprisonment and fines for dishonest and destroying proof.
The courtroom examined 46 witnesses, 89 documentary proof and 31 belongings.
Of the gold ornaments taken away by Mohan, a pendant was recovered from the residence of his second spouse, which was directed to be given to the sufferer’s mom.