Former Supreme Court Justice Kurian Joseph has questioned the execution of Nirbhaya convicts. He mentioned whether or not such crimes will likely be stopped by hanging them. If those that commit such crimes will likely be despatched to jail perpetually, then this may ship a message within the society.
Justice Kurien mentioned that in Bachchan Singh's case, the Supreme Court had mentioned that dying penalty will be given solely within the rarest of uncommon (rarest) circumstances and that too when all choices are undisputed. If the perpetrators of such against the law will likely be put in jail perpetually, the society will be advised that if anybody is concerned in such crimes, they are going to be behind bars perpetually, whereas the folks hanged Forget after. <! –
To be hanged on March 20
The 4 convicts of Nirbhaya will likely be hanged at 5:30 am on March 20. Patiala House Court of Delhi issued a brand new dying warrant after all of the appeals of the culprits had been over. Though the convicts are nonetheless exercising their authorized choices, they’re but to get aid. The Tihar Jail administration has began preparations to hold Nirbhaya's culprits. Pawan hangman from Meerut, UP has reached Tihar Jail. The dummy will likely be hanged and examined on March 19, a day earlier than the execution.
Questions have additionally been raised on Justice Ranjan Gogoi
Justice Kurian has additionally questioned the nomination of former Chief Justice of Supreme Court Ranjan Gogoi to the Rajya Sabha. Criticizing Gogoi's choice to just accept nomination for the Rajya Sabha, which was included within the Supreme Court bench which gave a historic verdict on Ayodhya, Justice Kurien mentioned on Tuesday that it has shaken the boldness of the folks within the judiciary. Justice Gogoi compromised the equity and independence of the judiciary.