The First Additional Judge R. Poornima here on Wednesday convicted and sentenced three Sri Lankan Tamil refugees to undergo life imprisonment for murdering another refugee at Kottapattu camp in October 2009.

The judge also imposed a fine of Rs.2,000 each on Raghunesan, Rajagopal, and Jayarooban.

The trio stabbed S.Sahayaseelan to death after a wordy altercation between them during a funeral procession.

— Staff Reporter

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