MUMBAI: A metropolis periods court docket on Friday convicted and sentenced two siblings to life imprisonment for stabbing their 45-year-old brother and trying to homicide 57-year-old sister over a property dispute in 2017. JJ Marg used to battle over a redevelopment flat.
“The accused Amiruddin Qazi (50) and Alauddin Qazi (52) have been convicted of an offense punishable beneath part 302 (homicide) of the Indian Penal Code. They shall every be liable to life imprisonment and a tremendous of Rs 500. The accused should endure rigorous imprisonment for six months.The court docket didn’t give a separate sentence for the cost of try and homicide.
An FIR was lodged at JJ Marg police station on 2 September 2017. The accused had evicted his brother Naseeruddin Qazi and widowed sister Rukaiah Qazi from the home and seized the property. Each have been attacked after they returned dwelling to gather garments for Eid.
The conviction got here even after Rukaiah refused to help the prosecution’s case in court docket.
In his purported assertion to the police on the day of the incident, Rukaiah had stated that the property, which initially belonged to his late father, was redeveloped and later transferred to Alauddin. She stated that the opposite accused Amiruddin lived of their village and he or she had gone again dwelling after dropping her husband. The girl stated that Amiruddin was current in the home on the day of the incident and helped Alauddin to assault her and Naseeruddin.
Rukaiah additional stated that for the reason that home was within the identify of Alauddin, he consistently harassed him, his slain brother Naseeruddin and one other brother Nazir Qazi to vacate the place. Based on him, a month earlier than the homicide Amiruddin returned from his village and joined Alauddin in harassing him. The girl advised that about 20 days earlier than the homicide, her brothers and the accused had thrown her out with nothing however the garments they have been sporting.