Woman gets 5-yr jail term for murdering hubby

SINDHULIMADI: The district court of Sindhuli on Thursday handed down a five-year jail term to a woman on charge of killing her husband.

Police said that one Chisang Maya Rumba killed her husband Ashman Singh Rumba (52) of Mahadevsthan-5, Sindhuli by pouring hot water on his body on May 20.

Critically injured Ashman was rushed to the Bir Hospital in Kathmandu for treatment but died in course of treatment on May 28.

The incident took place following a verbal spat between the couple.

Police said that Chisang has been sent to the District Prison Sindhuli after the verdict.

Source: THT