Nirbhaya case: SC to hear convict's review petition today
ANI | Updated: Nov 13, 2017 10:31 IST
Earlier, the apex court had upheld the Delhi High Court order which had sentenced Mukesh and other three convicts to the gallows .
In May, a Supreme Court bench, headed by Justice Dipak Misra and consisting of Justices R . Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan, had upheld the High Court's order of death sentence to the four convicts - Akshay, Pawan, Vinay Sharma and Mukesh .
On December 16, 2012, six people gangraped a 23-year-old physiotherapy intern in a moving bus .
The woman succumbed to her injuries in a Singapore hospital on December 29, 2012 .
One of the accused, Ram Singh hanged himself in the prison, while another person, who was a juvenile at the time of the crime, was convicted in August last year and will serve the maximum sentence of three years in a reform home . (ANI)