Nirbhaya case: Delhi court issues fresh death warrant, 4 convicts to be hanged on Feb 1 at 6 AM

The four convicts — Mukesh Singh (32), Vinay Sharma (26), Akshay Kumar Singh (31) and Pawan Gupta (25) were to be hanged on January 22 at 7 am in Tihar Jail. A Delhi court had issued their death warrants on January 7.

Written by January 17, 2020 16:50

A Delhi court has issued fresh death warrants against the four Nirbhaya convicts and a new date for their hanging: February 1, 2020, at 6 am.

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The rejection came soon after the Union Home Ministry forwarded the petition to the President.

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Playing with my daughter’s death for political gains

The four convicts — Mukesh Singh (32), Vinay Sharma (26), Akshay Kumar Singh (31) and Pawan Gupta (25) were to be hanged on January 22 at 7 am in Tihar Jail. A Delhi court had issued their death warrants on January 7.