47 policemen get life terms for Pilibhit killings

Updated: 06 April, 2016 10:07 IST
A special CBI court on Monday sentenced 47 policemen to life imprisonment for killing 10 Sikh pilgrims in Pilibhit in 1991, who they claimed were Khalistani terrorists. Divulging details of the court's order, victim's lawyer SP Jaiswal said the court has sentenced all the policemen involved in the fake encounter and have further fined them according to their posts.
First Published: 05 April, 2016 10:15 IST