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Special CBI Court Awards Death Sentence to Nithari Killings Main Accused

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Nithari Killings Law Insider

Shivani Thakur

Published on: May 20, 2022 at 17:48 IST

The Special CBI Court in Ghaziabad announced the death sentence to the Main Accused Surinder Koli, in connection with Murder charges against the Accused.

The Judge also awarded Seven years imprisonment to his employer Moninder Singh Pandher in the case, besides a fine of Rs. 62,000 on Koli and Rs. 4,000 on Pandher.

The Noida Police found human remains in a drain behind the Accused’s house sixteen years ago.

The Prime Accused Koli and Pandher are currently incarcerated for Rape and Murder of multiple persons.

The CBI has filed a charge sheet insixteen cases’ since it took over the investigation.

The two were arrested on December 29, 2006, after the police recovered skeletons and other belongings of missing girls from the drain outside their house D-5 in Nithari. Koli had allegedly killed several girls, chopping their bodies to pieces before throwing them in the backyard outside their house.