16 ex-cops get life term for killing 42 people in 1987
Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 7:44 PM
Delhi High Court on Wednesday overturned the judgment of the trial court in Hashimpura massacre case. The high court has sentenced 16 former policemen of Uttar Pradesh Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) to life imprisonment for killing 42 people. The mass murder took place 31 years ago at Hashimpura near Meerut. All the victims were Muslims. The killings took place on May 2 in 1987.