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Nirbhaya Rapist Files a Review Plea:- After the Disha incident and the accused getting encountered within a week, there are discussions about the Nirbhaya case and the accused still not being punished. President Ramnath Kovind rejected the mercy petition after which there are talks that all the four accused in the Nirbhaya case will be hanged soon in Bihar. Akshay Kumar Singh, one of the accused approached the Supreme Court yesterday seeking reconsideration of its verdict to uphold his death sentence. Akshay Kumar Singh in his petition challenged the evidence against him.
He said that he hails from a poor family and they are dependent on him. Calling an issue of 'inhumanity' of death, he asked the top court to reconsider their judgment. One of the convicts Pawan Kumar Gupta who was in Mandoli Jail in New Delhi has been shifted to Tihar Jail. Three other convicts Akshay Kumar, Mukesh Singh and Vinay Sharma are already in the Tihar jail. Four among the five convicts were awarded death punishment while the fifth one who happens to be a juvenile was given three-year imprisonment.
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