Supreme Court to hear review plea filed by Nirbhaya rape-murder convict, hearing today at 2 PM
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 The convict has made bizarre arguments in his petition, which cites the Vedas and the Puranas to make a case for his acquittal in the case, and said that he should not be charged guilty and sentenced to death when the air pollution in Delhi was killing people anyway.
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A lawyer for one of the death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case said on Wednesday that there is still a legal remedy of curative petition in... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Hindu •Zee News •Sify •DNA