The parents of the 2012 Delhi gangrape sufferer on Thursday approached a Delhi court docket, searching for course on the immediate execution of 4 death row convicts within the case. The court docket has slated the listening to for March 2.
Last 12 months in December, the Supreme Court had dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) urging expedition of the process to hold the accused. The PIL filed by lawyer Alakh Alok Srivasatava had sought course from the central authorities to execute all of the 4 death row convicts inside two weeks.
A bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta later requested the petitioner, “What kind of prayer are you making?” It additional mentioned, “You are making the court a joke.”
On July 9, 2018, the apex court docket had upheld its verdict of awarding the death penalty to the convicts within the December 2012 gangrape case. A 3-judge bench had additionally rejected the assessment pleas filed by the three – Mukesh (31), Pawan Gupta (24) and Vinay Sharma (25) – of the 4 convicts. The apex court docket mentioned the death row convicts did not level out “error apparent on the face of the record” within the judgment.
In January this 12 months, the highest court docket requested the fourth convict to soon file his plea searching for assessment of its verdict upholding the death sentence awarded to him, saying the court docket “cannot wait” for lengthy.
A paramedical pupil was gangraped and brutally assaulted by six males in a non-public bus and thrown out of it alongside along with her pal. The sufferer was admitted to a South Delhi hospital. The sufferer later succumbed to her accidents.