Nirbhaya Convicts Lawyer Approaches Human Rights Body For Stay On Execution: New Delhi: Advocate AP Singh, the lawyer of the Nirbhaya gang-rape and homicide convicts, on Tuesday mentioned that he has approached the Nationwide Human Rights Fee (NHRC) looking for a keep on the execution of the 4 dying row convicts.
Nirbhaya Convicts Lawyer Approaches Human Rights Body For Stay On Execution
“Now we have appealed the NHRC to remain the March 20 dying warrant, which is a miscarriage of justice. The premise for the attraction is that Ram Singh, who was believed to have dedicated suicide in Tihar Jail, has a 70-year-old mom and a 10-year-old son,” Mr Singh instructed reporters.
He alleged that Ram Singh was killed within the jail and added that Mukesh Singh, his brother, is the one witness of the incident and subsequently shouldn’t be executed.
“At the moment, it was suspected that Ram Singh had dedicated suicide. Now that the e-book ”Black Warrant” has come out, it’s clear that Ram Singh was lynched and jail officers had been concerned in it,” Mr Singh mentioned.
“The probe into the alleged suicide was biased. But compensation has not been given to the household of the deceased. Mukesh is the one witness to the incident. If he’s executed in a rush, it is going to be a miscarriage of justice and a violation of the human rights,” he added.
Mr Singh urged the human rights fee to remain the execution, search information within the matter and provides compensation to the household of Ram Singh.
Earlier right this moment, convict Mukesh Singh approached a Delhi courtroom looking for quashing of the dying penalty declare that he was not in Delhi when the crime was dedicated. The courtroom has reserved its order.
This comes because the 4 convicts — Mukesh Singh, Akshay Singh Thakur, Pawan Gupta, and Vinay Sharma — are scheduled to be hanged at 5:30 am on March 20.
The case pertains to the brutal gang-rape and killing of a 23-year-old paramedical pupil in a shifting bus on the evening of December 16, 2012, by six individuals together with a juvenile within the nationwide capital. The lady had died at a Singapore hospital a number of days later.