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SC stays execution of youth in Suruli rape, murders

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The on Tuesday stayed the execution of a man, ordered to be hanged on April 22 after being given death sentence for the rape of a woman and the of her and her lover.

The couple were on an outing in the in Theni District of Tamil Nadu, when they were brutally murdered.

A man along with his girlfriend had gone to the on May 14, 2011. One Diwakar, now 30-year-old, brutally attacked and killed the boy and raped the girl. She was also murdered later.

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First Published: Tue, April 16 2019. 11:20 IST
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