The Delhi High Court on Thursday commuted the death penalty awarded by a trial court to Ariz Khan, the convict in the 2008 Batla House encounter case in which Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma was murdered.
Oct 12, 2023
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Batla House Encounter: Delhi High Court commutes death sentence of convict Ariz Khan
The Court upheld Khan's conviction and rejected his appeal in this regard but reduced the sentence to life imprisonment.
Delhi High court and Batla House Encounter
Delhi High Court
Batla House encounter
Justice Siddharth Mridul
Justice Amit Sharma