Bandit Queen killer jailed

NEW DELHI – The upper-caste killer of India’s famous “Bandit Queen” has been sentenced to life in prison by a court for gunning down the outlaw-turned-legislator who was idolised as a champion of the lower castes. Phoolan Devi long roamed central India’s desolate valleys, allegedly stealing from and killing upper-caste landowners she said exploited poor, […]

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