Give Us Police For 2 Days, Will Hang Nirbhaya Convicts: Manish Sisodia
Friday, January 17, 2020, 8:20 AM
Give us Delhi Police and law-and-order responsibility for two-days and we will hang Nirbhaya convicts," Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Thursday, hitting back at the BJP for holding the AAP government responsible for the "delay" in the hanging. The four rapists were to be hanged on January-22 at 7-am in Tihar jail. A Delhi court had issued their death warrants on January-7.
AAP Neglect Behind Delay In Nirbhaya Case Hangings: Prakash Javadekar
Friday, January 17, 2020, 7:53 AM
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday blamed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi for the delay in the execution of four men convicted in the 2012 gang-rape of a medical student that triggered nationwide outrage. Mr Mehra told the court that the pattern followed by the convicts to file their mercy pleas separately was a strategy to "frustrate the process of law".
Probe Reveals Left Students' Role In JNU Violence, Campaign Against ABVP: Minister
Saturday, January 11, 2020, 9:54 AM
Union-Minister Prakash Javadekar said the Delhi Police's ongoing probe into the violence in the JNU has made it clear that students affiliated to Left-wing bodies were involved in the incident. Mr Javadekar, who is BJP's in-charge for the upcoming Delhi polls, said the revelation by the police was "very important" as a "malafide" campaign was being run to malign the party's student outfit ABVP.