[Bilkis Bano] Convict opposes plea in Supreme Court against remission; says remission as per top court order, petitioners have no locus

The counter-affidavit has questioned the locus of the petitioners, stating that it is a settled position of law that a third party cannot file a petition opposing such remission.
Bilkis Bano and SC
Bilkis Bano and SC

One of the convicts in the Bilkis Bano gang rape case, who was recently released by the Gujarat government, has opposed the plea before the Supreme Court challenging remission of his life sentence.

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