Patiala House court, Nirbhaya
Patiala House court, Nirbhaya
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Tihar moves Delhi Court seeking fresh date for hanging Nirbhaya convicts after President rejects mercy plea of Pawan Gupta

The Additional Sessions Court has issued notice to the convicts as well their counsel while observing the principles of natural justice.

Aditi Singh

Shortly after the President rejected the mercy petition of the fourth convict in the Nirbhaya case, Pawan Gupta, the Tihar Jail Authorities today moved the Additional Sessions Court in Patiala House Court for issuance of a fresh date for execution of death warrant.

Additional Sessions Judge Dharmender Rana issued notice to the convicts and listed the matter for hearing on March 5.

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