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Sentence of imprisonment for life has to be equated to rigorous imprisonment for life


Petitioner killed his wife on suspicious of infidelity. Then Petitioner was convicted under Section 302 IPC and was sentenced to undergo rigorous imprisonment for life. The appeal filed by the Petitioner challenging the conviction and sentence was dismissed by the High Court by a judgment dated 15.07.2016, aggrieved by which this Special Leave Petition is filed.

Cited Judgments:

That learned counsel for state alleges that the arguments are advanced in Naib Singh case have been considered by this Court earlier and were rejected and same has been upheld in three more judgments.


SLP Dismissed.

Link to the Judgment:

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