Allahabad, Oct 12: The Allahabad High Court on Thursday acquitted Rajesh Talwar and Nupur Talwar, who are lodged in Ghaziabad’s Dasna Jail after they were convicted for the killing of their daughter Aarushi Talwar and domestic help, Hemraj. The verdict of the Allahabad High Court was announced at 2.45 pm and is said to be based on ‘several loopholes in the probe’.
The verdict has been welcomed by Dhruv Gupta, the lawyer of the dentist couple who may walk out of the jail as soon as the formalities are completed. Meanwhile, the verdict received mix reactions as some appreciated it while others condemned it.
Here is how Twitteratti reacted to the verdict:
On May 16, 2008, Aarushi Talwar was found murdered with her throat slit in her bedroom in her flat at Jal Vayu Vihar in Noida.