Life term for cops convicted of encounter after 35 years

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  • Hindi
  • 2020
  • 00h : 00m : 38s

    Audio: Hindi

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Synopsis

<p>More than 35 years after Man Singh, son of the erstwhile king of Bharatpur Kishan Singh, and his two associates were killed by Rajasthan police in an alleged encounter, 11 cops have been held guilty. A special CBI court in Mathura on Wednesday gave life sentence to 11 policemen, including a DSP, for the killings on February 21, 1985. All the 11 accused have since retired from service. After the court verdict in Mathura, Man Singh&rsquo;s daughter Krishnendra Kaur Deepa, a former BJP MP and ex-minister of tourism in the state, told reporters she was happy justice had been served after 35 years.</p>