Supreme Court did not confirm single death sentence in 2021; commuted sentence of 5, acquitted 4

Pertinently, with the top court under the leadership of Chief Justice of India NV Ramana prioritised death sentence matters, after hybrid hearings resumed in the Court in September 2021.
Supreme Court, Bail
Supreme Court, Bail

The Supreme Court of India did not confirm a single death sentence in the year 2021, a report by research organization Project 39A of National Law University, Delhi highlighted.

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