SC reserves verdict on Delhi gangrape convict’s plea against death sentence

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Neighborhood News Desk/NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday has reserved its verdict on a plea by death row, convict Mukesh Singh seeks the review of the top court judgment upholding his death sentence in the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape case.

The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice R. Banumathi and Justice Ashok Bhushan have reserved the verdict as advocate Manohar Lal Sharma cited procedural lapses committed by police in the course of the investigation and raised doubts about the DNA report.

Bench has rejected Sharma’s submission whi that even the top court had doubted the DNA report in the course of the hearing of the appeals against Delhi High Court verdict upholding the death sentence.

 

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