Rocky Yadav gets lifer in road rage murder case

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 07 Sep 2017 08:51:38



A GAYA court on Wednesday awarded life imprisonment to JD(U) MLC Manorama Devi’s son Rakesh Kumar Ranjan alias Rocky Yadav and two others for the murder of teenager Aditya Sachdeva in an incident of road rage over a year ago.
Manorama Devi’s husband Bindeshwari Prasad alias Bindi Yadav, an RJD leader known for money and muscle power, was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment for sheltering their son who was on the run after the killing.

The other two awarded life imprisonement by additional district judge-1 Sachidanand Singh are Manorama Devi’s bodyguard Rajesh Kumar and Rocky Yadav's cousin Teni Yadav.
The judge also slapped Rs one lakh fine on Rocky Yadav, Rs 50,000 on Bindi Yadav, while Rs 10,000 penalty was imposed on each of the other two life convicts.

The court also rejected Bindi Yadav’s prayer for bail. All four convicts are in judicial custody. The court had held Rocky Yadav, Teni Yadav, Rajesh Ranjan and Bindi Yadav guilty on August 31 in the murder case of 19-year-old Aditya, a class 12 student and son of a Gaya- based businessman.

While Rocky Yadav was found guilty under sections 302 (murder), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 427 (mischief causing damage) and section 27 of the Arms Act, his father Bindi Yadav was convicted under section 212 (harbouring offender) and 177 (furnishing false information) of the IPC. Teni Yadav and police constable Rajesh Kumar too were found guilty under sections applied to Rocky Yadav.
Rocky had fatally shot at Aditya, when the teenager was returning in a car to Gaya from Bodh Gaya with his friends.