Nirbhaya’s mother who fought a tireless battle for 7 years to get justice. finally today morning 4 convicts of rapid nirbhaya case have been hanged.
4 convicts in the nirbhaya case there was giving a lot of pleas but supreme court not considered, finally today morning four were hanged in Tihar jail.
This is the first time that four men have been hanged together in Tihar Jail, South Asia’s largest prison complex that houses more than 16,000 inmates. The executions were carried out after the men exhausted every possible legal avenue to escape the gallows. Their desperate attempts only postponed the inevitable by less than two months after the first date of execution was set for January 22.
In last-gasp attempts, one of the convicts knocked on the doors of the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court just hours before the hanging.
However, their appeals were rejected.
Their bodies were kept hanging for 30 minutes as per the protocol in Delhi Prison Rule, following which a doctor declared them dead.
Their bodies were moved to Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital for autopsy. A five-member panel will do the post-mortem before they are disposed of as per their religion.