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September 26, 2012 12:00:00 AM
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The 57-year-old man who allegedly murdered his wife and father-in-law has been identified as Jag Nath and has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder.

He has been remanded in custody until his next magistrate court appearance on October 9.

Appearing before Magistrate Tomasi Bainivalu in the Labasa Magistrate Court today, Nath requested for Legal Aid assistance.

Nath is alleged to have axed to death 93-year-old Madho and 53-year-old Amra Wati and caused serious injuries to 23-year-old Gayatri Devi who is still recovering in hospital.

By Ropate Valemei

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