A Delhi court on Tuesday issued death warrants against all four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case

Nirbhaya rapists to be hanged on January 22, orders Delhi Court

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday issued death warrants against all four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case with the convicts to be hanged on January 22. Patiala House Court Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora while issuing the death warrants directed the convicts to be hanged on January 22 at […]

Tihar Jail Campus (File Photo/IANS)

Nirbhaya convicts get final notice to seek mercy from President Kovind

New Delhi: The four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case were on Wednesday night issued a final notice by the Tihar Jail administration, asking them to file a mercy petition, if they wanted, with the President against their death sentence within a week. Director General, Tihar Jail, Sandeep Goyal told IANS that the notice […]

President Ramnath Kovind (File Photo/IANS)

One Nirbhaya case convict files mercy petition before President Ramnath Kovind

New Delhi: One of the convicts on death row in the December 16, 2012, Nirbhaya gang-rape case has filed a mercy petition before President Ram Nath Kovind. Convict Vinay Kumar Sharma, facing the gallows, is in Tihar Jail since his arrest. Director General of Tihar Jail, Sandeep Goel confirmed this to IANS. He said: “Tihar Jail […]