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Nirbhaya case: SC to hear curative petitions by two convicts on Jan 14

Two other death-row convicts, Akshay and Pawan Gupta, against whom death warrants have been issued, have not filed curative petitions

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A view of the Supreme Court | Photo: PTI
Supreme Court | Photo: PTI

A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court will hear on January 14 curative petitions of two of the four death-row convicts in the

A bench of Justices N V Ramana, Arun Mishra, R F Nariman, R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan will hear the curative petitions filed by Vinay Sharma and Mukesh at 1.45 pm.

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Curative petitions are decided in-chambers by the judges and is the last and final legal remedy available to a person.

Two other death-row convicts, Akshay and Pawan Gupta, against whom death warrants have been issued by a Delhi court, have not filed curative petitions

First Published: Sat, January 11 2020. 14:12 IST
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