10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR VOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER
A 24-year-old man from Bumthang has been sentenced 10 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter of a 22-year-old man by the Thimphu District Court.
According to reports, the man had stabbed the deceased on the head last year after a fight broke out between two groups of men. The victim later succumbed to injuries at the hospital.
The court also ordered the man to pay Nu 492,875 to the family of the deceased within three months from the date of the judgment.