“Cyanide” Mohan, a serial killer who murdered a number of ladies 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 Further District and Classes Court docket 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 towards him.
Earlier, he had been awarded the loss of life sentence in 5 instances and life imprisonment in others. Two of the loss of life penalties have been later commuted to life imprisonment.
On this case, Mohan had been charged with engaging 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 subsequent 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 towards him.
The decide awarded life sentence and Rs 25,000 high quality for homicide below 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 property.
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.