Hyderabad: A local court in Hyderabad convicted a private school teacher for killing a female colleague in March 2015 and sentenced him to life imprisonment on 26 November.
Rachakonda police said that the city court has also imposed a fine of Rs 2000 on him.
According to reports, the convict Shiva Prasad often had a quarrel with the 32-year-old female teacher, who is an accomplice about some financial transactions between them and running the school.
Shiva Prasad went to her house and they developed an argument with each other on 24 March 2015. After the victim walked into the kitchen, Shiva Prasad closed the front door and drenched her with kerosene and kidnapped her.
Hearing his screams, neighbors rushed to the house and opened the door, they saw that the woman was lying dead and Shiv Prasad was standing near the dead body.
The woman’s husband filed a case. Police registered a case and arrested Shiv Prasad.