Mysuru, March 20:- Two chain-snatchers were sentenced to two-year imprisonment by the fourth JMFC court on Tuesday. The court has also slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on each one of them. Adil Pasha (25) of Kalyanagiri and Syed Aleem (24) were arrested on charges of snatching 15-gram chain and a cell phone from a woman at Gokulam third way back in 2015.
After hearing the case, the court gave its verdict. The court also said that if they fail to pay the fine, they will be serving two months more than what they are supposed to. Commissioner of Police Dr A Subrahmanyeshwara Rao has appreciated the work of the then police inspector of V V Puram police station, C V Ravi and staff. (MR/KS).