March 20, 2020, has been declared as the Nirbhaya Nyaya Divas as the four men — Mukesh Singh, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma, and Akshay Kumar Singh, were hanged at 5:30 am on Friday at Tihar Jail in Delhi. It was in 2012 when the Nirbhaya Delhi gang-rape case happened. After several delays and pleas, the Delhi Court ordered its decision and the rapists were hanged till death. Social media is flooded with messages on justice and appreciate the decision of the government. Even Bollywood celebrities like Riteish Deshmukh, Preity Zinta, Taapsee Pannu, Rishi Kapoor and others too shared their thoughts on the #NirbhayaJustice. Also Read - Muskurayega India: Akshay, Ayushmann, Kartik , Kriti, Bhumi Spread Positivity in Inspiring Song
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Twitterati also shared their reactions and celebrated this day as Nirbhaya Nyay Diwas. Netizens trend hashtags such as #NirbhayaVerdict, #NirbhayaCaseConvicts, #NirbhayaNyayaDivas and #nirbhayagetsjustice.
Slogans of ‘Nirbhaya zindabad’ and ‘live long Nirbhaya’ were also raised outside Tihar Jail.
Bodies of four Nirbhaya case convicts have been taken out of Tihar Jail for post-mortem at DDU Hospital.