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Convict hurls slippers at judge

A CONVICT on Friday threw slippers at the additional district judge R K Mahajan at the district court after being sentenced to life imprisonment in a murder case.

india Updated: Jan 20, 2007 03:32 IST

A CONVICT on Friday threw slippers at the additional district judge R K Mahajan at the district court after being sentenced to life imprisonment in a murder case.

Police have registered a fresh case against the accused Jagmohan Parasar for obstructing public servant from discharging of public function and abusing. One of the slippers hit the judge who was in his chair.

In charge of the police station Rakesh Gupta said Parashar was given a lifer and fined Rs  50,000 for the murder committed on April 16, 2004.

Gupta said the convict also banged his head against the wall and hurled abuses towards the ADJ after the sentence was handed out. He was later referred to JA hospital after he became unconscious.

Parashar, a former police constable was dismissed from service after the murder charges were framed against him in August 2004 for killing a gambler Naresh Sharma. Parashar was opposed to the relation between the gambler and a woman