In a crucial judgement, a court has sentenced 11 accused of the JanShatabdi train hijack for life.
The main accused Upendra Singh has been sentenced for seven yrs in addition to the lifer.
The names of those convicted includes Upendra Singh alias Kabra, Tinku Singh, Shankar Shah, Rajkumar Kashyap, Dillu, Anil Singh, Upendra Preetam Singh, Rajesh Singh, Suraj Singh and Rahul Singh.
It need be recalled that case is of February 6 of 2013 when these convicted had hijacked Jan Shatabdi train near Bhilai-III area.
The main convict Upendra Singh was already accused in the Jaichand Vaid abduction case.
It is said that Upendra Singh forced the train driver to stop the train on gun-point and also assaulted them.
Along with Upendra, his son Preetam is also accused in the case.>