Ankur Patel
Ankur Patel
Friday 12 Jan 18 11:06:49 AM
23rd Feb set for first Indian-American prisoner death
23rd Feb set for first Indian-American prisoner death

After losing his appeal in April 2017, finally, the date is out for Indian-American prisoner for death. The execution date has been set by the local correctional authorities. On February 23, Raghunandan Yandamuri convicted after being held for killing a baby and her grandmother.

Earlier in 2014, authority declared the death penalty for kidnapping and killing a 61-year-old Indian woman and her 10-month grand-daughter.

Yandamuri is going be the first Indian-American to face the death penalty.

32-year-old from Andra-Pradesh comes to the US on an H-1B visa. He holds an advanced degree in electrical and computer science engineering.