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Monday, May 25, 2009
Shinde Brothers Death penalty
These are the news reports that appeared in the local Marathi newspaper at Aurangabad (Bhokardan) on 1st May 2009. These reports state that the Supreme Court has confirmed the death sentence of Ankush Maruthi Shinde, Raja Appa Shinde and Raju Mhosu Shinde. This report also mentions the details of the crime.
The other three brothers (Ambadas Lakshman Shinde, Bapu Appa Shinde and Surya aka Suresh Nagu Shinde)were given life sentence however, their life sentence was converted to a death sentence at the Supreme Court. The Judges for this hearing was Justice Dr. Arijith Pasayath and Justice A.K.Mangoki