Raj Express The convicts of the Nirbhaya gang rape case within the nationwide capital, Delhi, had been to be sentenced to dying on February 1 today, however this sentence has been postponed as soon as once more. Delhi's Patiala House Court has stayed the execution of Nirbhaya convicts until additional orders.
Patiala Court Order:
The Patiala court docket has ordered that the culprits is not going to be hanged till its subsequent order. This choice has been pronounced by Additional Sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana. Let us inform that, the Court cited Rule 836 for the postponement of hanging, which states that if a mercy petition is pending, the convict can’t be hanged.
Vinay's mercy petition dismissed:
According to sources, President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday rejected the mercy plea of Vinay, one of many 4 convicts within the Nirbhaya gang rape case, which lawyer AP Singh had filed a mercy petition with the President on Wednesday. <! –
Nirbhaya's mom mentioned:
Nirbhaya's mom Asha Devi reacted to the court docket's choice saying that, the lawyer for the convict AP Singh challenged me, saying, "The culprits won’t ever be hanged, however I’ll proceed my battle, the federal government ought to cling the culprits Will be.
CM Kejriwal expressed grief-
At the identical time, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal additionally tweeted today, expressing grief over the hanging of Nirbhaya's culprits. "I am sorry that the criminals of Nirbhaya are finding the strings of the law and avoiding the hanging, they should be hanged immediately." We are in dire must amend our legislation in order that the hanging in rape circumstances is completed inside 6 months. ''
I’m sorry that the criminals of Nirbhaya are discovering the strings of the legislation and avoiding hanging. They ought to be hanged instantly. We are in dire must amend our legislation in order that in circumstances of rape, the hanging is inside 6 months.
– Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) January 31, 2020
It goes on to say that that is the second time that the hanging of Nirbhaya convicts has been postponed, as a result of earlier a dying warrant was issued to hold Nirbhaya's convicts on 22 January, however it was later deferred. After this, hanging was to be hanged on February 1, however today once more this sentence has been postponed.