Murder convict marries while on furlough

9kmxpyl5Siddharth Vashisht, 37, alias Manu Sharma who is undergoing a life sentence for the murder of Jessica Lal in 1999, has married an unnamed Mumbai based woman in a hush-hush ceremony at his residence in Chandigarh, while he was on furlough.

Reports say Sharma knew the woman for the last 10 years but their plans were set aside after he was convicted in December 2006. He is the son of ex-Union Minister Venod Sharma.