VIJAYAWADA: In a uncommon occasion of capital punishment being handed to as many individuals without delay, a classes courtroom in Andhra Pradesh’s Ongole on Monday sentenced to death 12 males – gangster Md Abdul Samad, alias Munna bhai, and 11 of his accomplices – in three instances of dacoity resulting in the homicide of six individuals on the Chennai-Kolkata highway in 2008. 4 different convicted members of the gang acquired jail phrases of 10 years every whereas two had been sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment.
General, 11 homicide instances had been filed towards the gang, 4 of which had been dismissed as a consequence of lack of proof. Three different instances are nonetheless in numerous phases of trial. All of the victims had been truck drivers and cleaners. They had been stopped, robbed and killed by the gang, whose members used to decorate as cops. The vehicles and masses can be later offered to scrap retailers.