The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed a last-minute plea by the convicts seeking a stay on
In his plea, Pawan Gupta has claimed that "at the time of the offence, he was a minor and thereby
Nirbhaya gangrape case: Will this stall the scheduled hanging on March 3?
In the previous attempt, Vinay reportedly hit his head on the wall of his cell earlier this month.
Reacting over the development, Asha Devi, Nirbhaya's mother said,"It was a tactic to delay the
Delhi's Patiala trial court on Monday issued a fresh date for the execution of the four convicts
The guidelines come after four convicts Mukesh Kumar Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Kumar
On February 1, the President rejected Sharma's plea in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.
The High Court also gave the convicts a week's time to avail all legal remedies.
If they fail to do so, the authorities will deal with the situation as per law, Justice Suresh
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, said that all four convicts are taking the
With Vinay mercy petition pending in front of the President, the scheduled hanging of the four
In a previous development, the lawyer of the convicts had moved a Delhi court seeking a stay on the
Notably, Thakur is the third convict to file the curative petition in the apex court after their
"If somebody is going to be executed on February 1, it is top priority," said Chief Justice of
Further, lawyer AP Singh, representing the convicts, told the court that Vinay Sharma is being
Further, Tiwari went on to condemn the suggestion made by senior lawyer Indira Jaising to pardon
The new death warrants are dated to exactly 14 days from today, in accordance with a law that
"Everyone wants that the convicts should be punished soon. This is not the time to do politics.
"What do we have in our hand? Neither we have the police, nor the law and order in our hand. The