2012 delhi gang rape case]
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Prawesh Lama
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2020 12:56 PM IST
Jail officers said that on Thursday they carried out dummy executions inside phansi kotha(hanging courtyard). Late Thursday evening, jail officers along with the hangman Pawan Jallad inspected the hanging courtyard for the final time before the execution.
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2020 12:06 PM IST
Four of the men were hanged on Friday in Tihar Jail at 5:30am for the crime that had sparked widespread protests across the country and led to toughening of laws against sex offenders in India.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2020 06:40 AM IST
The four men—Mukesh Singh, Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta and Vinay Sharma—were hanged simultaneously inside Tihar Jail number 3 at 530:am.
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2020 01:08 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed Singh’s plea that challenged a trial court order which rejected his claim he was not in the national capital when the crime was committed.
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2020 03:40 PM IST
Convict Mukesh moved Delhi High Court challenging the trial court order that had dismissed his plea seeking quashing of the death penalty.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2020 11:14 PM IST
The four convicts - Mukesh Kumar Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) -are to be hanged together at 5.30 am on Friday, March 20, according to an order by a Delhi court earlier this month.
Hindustan Times, | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2020 12:08 PM IST
The Supreme Court will now hear the Union home ministry’s plea for separate executions of the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder convicts on March 5.
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2020 09:05 PM IST
Akshay also questioned why the alternative of life imprisonment without parole until the end of natural life was foreclosed in his case.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2020 06:30 AM IST
A city court had on January 20 issued a death warrant for the four—Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan Kumar Gupta (25), Akshay Thakur (31) and Vinay Sharma (26)—and set February 1 as the day of hanging.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 02:49 PM IST
Pawan Kumar Gupta had moved Supreme Court against a Delhi High Court order which had dismissed his juvenility claim.
Delhi Police SHO to sue Delhi Crime series director for derogatory portrayal, says he was shown as ‘dumb and slow’
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2019 09:14 AM IST
Inspector Anil Sharma has objected to being portrayed in bad light in the Netflix series Delhi Crime and is planning to take legal action including a defamation suit against the makers of the show.