Today, The Supreme Court upheld the High Court’s decision for death penalty for all four convicts of Nirbhaya Gang rape case 2012. People present in the court applauded the apex court’s decision for Dec 16 Gang rape case.
Today Supreme court gave its judgement on the appeals filed by 4 convicts. The fast track court ordered Death sentence to the four convicts of Nirbhaya Gang rape and murder case 2012 and Delhi High Court also upheld it.
But then these shameless, Brutal convicts Mukesh (27), Pawan (20), Vinay (21) and Akshay (29) moved to the apex court. Ram Singh, the 5th accused had allegedly committed suicide in jail. While the sixth accused was minor at the time of crime, got 3 years in a correction facility by Juvenile Justice board. He released from the home in November 2015.
After Supreme Court’s decision, Nirbhaya’s father said, “It’s a victory for my family, I am very happy with the judgment,”
Nirbhaya Gang Rape and Murder case 2012 Timeline:
On 16 December 2012, the victim and her male friend were returning from a Life of Pi film in Saket, New Delhi. Both of them were waiting for an auto rickshaw to go back home at around 9:30 pm.
Then an off-duty charter bus passed them and offered to give them ride to Dwarka from Munirka. So they took bus. But soon, the victim’s friend noticed that driver was going on a different route then normal.
Even the people who were on the bust tightly shut the doors. When the boy object to it, one of the occupant said why were they out so late. Then a fight happened between bus occupants and victim and her friend.
All the 6 men on the bus gang raped the victim with the last stage of brutality and also beaten her friend very abdly. Then they threw out both in almost naked position.
Then a passerby found them at 11 pm and took them to Safdurgunj hospital. This incident happened on 16th December and the victim remained in a serious condition till December 29,2012. In Singapore hospital, on 29 December, Nirbhaya took her last breath.
While Nirbhaya’s friend survived after treatment for a few broken ribs.
Nirbhaya was born and brought up in Delhi. She was a physiotherapy student while her male friend Awindra Pratap Pandey was a Software engineer from Gorakhpur.
After Nirbhaya Gang rape case 2012, there was a massive protest throughout the country.
Whatever happened, should not have happened, but now hope Nirbhaya’s soul can rest in peace as her accused are given death sentence.
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