Varkha Rani's cousin, Sunil Kumar (left) and her father
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Incinerator murder victim Varkha Rani's family 'broken'

A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.

Jasvir Ram Ginday, 29, from Walsall, attacked Varkha Rani at their home with a metal pipe from a vacuum cleaner.

He strangled her, then burnt her body in a garden incinerator, Wolverhampton Crown Court heard.

Speaking to the press after sentencing Sunil Kumar, Varkha Rani's cousin, said Ginday had "showed no remorse". He spoke alongside Varkha's father.

  • 11 Apr 2014
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