A Delhi court docket on Thursday ordered that the 4 convicts within the Delhi gangrape case be hanged at 5.30 am on March 20. This is the fourth dying warrant issued by the court docket. The order comes a day after President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy plea of convict Pawan Gupta. Now the authorized choices with the 4 convicts have additionally ended.
Tihar jail authorities had on Wednesday filed a petition for issuing dying warrants to the 4 convicts Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur, Mukesh Singh and Pawan. The father of the 2012 Delhi gang rape sufferer had on Wednesday hoped that the culprits can be hanged this month. <! –
According to a report, the sufferer's father had mentioned that "they have one option left, to challenge the mercy petition in the Supreme Court. As others have done."
Asha Devi, mom of 2012 gang-rape sufferer: Since the 4 convicts have exhausted all of the authorized treatments, I hope that they are going to be hanged until dying on the designated date. https://t.co/sD7IxAtUBp
– ANI (@ANI) March 5, 2020
The sufferer's father mentioned, "We hope that the culprits will be hanged this month and after a long wait we will finally get justice". Earlier, the primary date of hanging of the convicts was elevated from January 1 to January 22. Then on 31 January, the trial court docket stayed the sentence until additional order. The court docket directed on 17 February that the 4 be hanged on 3 March at 6 am. This was the third date of execution of the dying warrant.
On December 16, 2012, the sufferer of a bus gang rape in South Delhi died on December 29 at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore. Where he was taken for higher remedy. While one of many accused, Ram Singh, dedicated suicide in jail.
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