Bilkis Bano gang rape: Supreme Court reserves verdict in pleas challenging early release of convicts

The case involves various petitions challenging the early release of 11 convicts who had gang-raped Bilkis Bano and murdered her family members during the 2002 Gujarat riots.
Supreme Court, Bilkis Bano
Supreme Court, Bilkis Bano

The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict in the batch of petitions challenging the remission granted to convicts in the Bilkis Bano gang rape which happened during the Gujarat riots of 2002 [Bilkis Yakub Rasool v. Union of India and ors].

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