Gurgaon court awards life sentence to 13 former employees of Maruti-Suzuki

A Gurgaon court awarded life sentence on Saturday to 13 former employees of Maruti-Suzuki India Limited, found guilty of murder, in connection with the violence at the automobile giant’s Manesar plant in 2012 in which a senior company officer had died.

Additional district and session judge RP Goyal granted life sentence to the 13 men, who had been convicted for murder by it earlier.

Four ex-workers convicted of various offences like violence, rioting and attempt to murder, have been sentenced 5 years jail term. Fourteen other convicts have been fined 2,500 rupees each. They had already served a jail term of four and half years.