New Delhi, March 19: The Delhi High Court will on Thursday shortly hear Nirbhaya convicts’ lawyer challenging the trial court’s order which refused to stay the execution of death warrant tomorrow. Delhi HC’s Division Bench of Justice Manmohan and Justice Sanjeev Narula to hear the plea.
Meanwhile, the Nirbhaya’s parents have reached the court for the late-night hearing.
The Supreme Court today dismissed the challenge to President’s rejection of Akshay Singh’s mercy plea and on the other hand the Patiala House Court refused to stay the death warrants issued by it against them.
The execution of their death warrants was deferred thrice before brewing public anguish.
The officers and staff of Tihar Jail-III are busy preparing for the execution of death sentence of four convicts.