Published On : Mon, Jul 9th, 2018

Nirbhaya rapists to hang as SC rejects review pleas

JUST IN: Supreme Court has rejected the review pleas of three out of the four convicts sent to the death row in the December 16 gang rape and murder case.

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan delivered its judgment on the pleas of Mukesh, 29, Pawan Gupta, 22, and Vinay Sharma, 23.

The SC rejected the life term plea of the convicts, confirming the death sentence.

More details awaited.