A court here convicted four persons to life imprisonment on Monday after holding them guilty in a murder case 24 years ago.

Additional District Judge Yogesh Narayan Singh sentenced Sachchidanand Yadav, Rameshwar Singh, Chandan Mandal and Harish Singh to life in prison and imposed a fine of Rs.5,000 on each. The court held them guilty for the murder of two brothers, Bhola Singh and Yogeshwar Singh.

According to the prosecution, the four exploded a bomb in Rajeshwar Singh’s house on November 20, 1988. Mr. Singh’s son Bhola was killed on the spot, while the other son Yogeshwar died six months later. - PTI