Nirbhaya case: SC rejects 2 convicts curative plea against death sentence

Megha Jain

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A 5-judge bench dismissed the curative pleas filed by Nirbhaya convicts Vinay Sharma and Mukesh Singh, who had moved a curative petition in the top court after a Delhi court issued a death warrant in their name and announced January 22 as the date of their execution. The bench includes Justices NV Ramana, Arun Mishra, RF Nariman, R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan. All 4 Convicts are slated to be executed at 7am in Delhi's Tihar Jail premises.