PATNA: A local court in Bihar today sentenced a politician’s son Rocky Yadav to life imprisonment for killing a teenager in a road rage case which took place last year.
Rocky is the son of suspended JD-U legislator Manorama Devi.
Apart from Yadav, the court in Gaya district of Bihar also sentenced life imprisonment to his cousin Tenny Yadav and a constable Rajesh Kumar in the same case while his father Bindi Yadav was awarded five-year jail term.
Last week on August 31, the court had found all the accused persons guilty of shooting dead Aditya Sachadeva, son of a local businessman. The incident had taken place in May last year.
According to police reports, Aditya was returning home on his Swift car with friends after celebrating his birthday in Bodh Gaya when he tried to overtake the car of a politician’s son identified as Rocky Yadav.
In a fit of rage, the accused stopped the victim’s car by overtaking him, assaulted him and then shoot him dead, reports said. The victim had recently appeared for Class 12 exam.
Featured Image caption: Rocky Yadav