A former soldier from Myanmar was sentenced to 10 years in jail by a district courtroom in Mizoram on Wednesday for attacking a pair and making an attempt to kill the spouse.
Min Aung was discovered responsible and sentenced by Champhai district extra and classes choose Sylvie Zomuanpuii Ralte. Min Aung was a soldier from Myanmar who sought refuge within the district in 2022.
He was sentenced to seven years in jail for making an attempt to kill the lady and an extra three years for severely hurting the couple.
Moreover, it fined Aung a complete of Rs 3,000 within the two circumstances. If the convicted man doesn’t pay the superb, he’ll serve an extra three months in jail.
Aung had decamped with a gun from Myanmar and fled to Mizoram in 2022. He was lodged at a aid camp in Champhai’s Zote village.
In September that yr he pressured his means into the room of a Myanmar refugee couple within the aid camp and ordered them to purchase alcohol and medicines for him. When the couple refused to conform stating that alcohol and different substances are strictly prohibited contained in the aid camps, Aung attacked the lady with a machete.
The girl’s husband tried to cease him and the accused attacked him too, inflicting grievous accidents to the couple.
The accused escaped from the crime scene however was caught by volunteers of Younger Mizo Affiliation (YMA), who handed him to the police. The YMA additionally filed an FIR in reference to the incident.
(with inputs from companies)