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​Mother got life sentence for murdering newborn baby

July 6, 2018

Jajarkot. A 19-year-old woman has been handed down life sentence for murdering her child born out of marriage. A single bench of Judge in District Attorney Office, Jajarkot Dev Kumar Giri ruled against Sabita Pun of Nalgad Municipality ward no. 1. 

Pun had illicit sexual relations while she was staying in a rented room at Bheri Municipality ward no. 1 to pursue further studies, said the police, adding that after giving birth to baby, she thrust the newborn into a plastic bag and threw it into the Bheri river.