A courtroom in Jagatsinghpur district on Monday convicted two individuals within the sensational acid assault case on Pramodini Roul and sentenced them to 14 years of rigorous imprisonment.
The courtroom of the assistant classes decide (Ladies’s Court docket), Jagatsinghpur discovered Santosh Bedant and Anil Dalasinghray responsible within the case and pronounced the decision.
The courtroom additionally imposed a fantastic of Rs 15,000 on the 2 convicts.
Pramodini, a school lady from Kanakpur village underneath Tirtol police limits of Jagatsinghpur district, was attacked with acid on April 18, 2009 when she was on her manner dwelling together with her brother.
Santosh Bedant, who was a military jawan, had thrown acid on the face of Roul for reportedly refusing his proposal. The acid assault had left Pramodini blind (80%).
Eight years after the acid assault, Jagatsinghpur police had arrested Bedant from a hideout in Kolkata.
In the meantime, Pramodini tied the knot with the love of her life, Saroj Kumar Sahu in 2021.
Chatting with OTV after the pronouncement of the decision, Pramodini mentioned although she honour the courtroom’s verdict, she shouldn’t be glad with the punishment given to the 2 accused.
She mentioned that the duo should get stringent punishment and stay in jail all through their lives.