Bangalore court sentences woman cyanide killer to death

   Mar 31, 5:03 pm

Bangalore, Mar.31 (ANI): The First Additional Rural Court in Bangalore has sentenced woman serial killer Mallika also known as "Cyanide Mallika" to death for killing Nagaveni, 35, of Allalasandra in Yelahanka.

Friday's death sentence was the second given by a court against the 45-year-old serial killer.

Mallika was arrested by police in the Kaggalipura area on December 18, 2007. She was known to move around temples, searching for lonely female devotees as her prime targets.

According to the evidence provided by the prosecution, Mallika got to know that Nagaveni did not have children and convinced the her that she would conceive if she performed the 'Mandala Puja' at Ghati Subramanya Temple in Doddaballapur.

Later, she took Nagaveni to the temple and had killed her by making her consume cyanide mixed with water. (ANI)

PM Modi to address eighth edition of 'Mann ki Baat' tomorrow May 30, 7:44 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation in the eighth edition of the 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on All India Radio (AIR) at 11 a.m. tomorrow.
Full Story
Over 90 global students hone scientific skills at Amity May 30, 7:20 pm
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), May 30 (ANI): Over 90 international school students from five countries and 50 Indian students competed in fourth Amity International Olympiad for physics, chemistry, mathematics and biology.
Full Story
Uttarakhand flood scam: CM promises strict action May 30, 7:10 pm
Almora (Uttarakhand), May 30 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday assured that his government would initiate strict action against the officers accused in the scam which plagued the state following the 2013 floods.
Full Story
PM Modi meets schoolchildren from J and K May 30, 7:10 pm
Srinagar, May 30 (ANI): A group of 24 schoolchildren from the Mawar Valley of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Full Story