Nirbhaya case condemned convict moves apex court
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Nirbhaya case condemned convict moves apex court

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New Delhi, Feb 11: Vinay Kumar Sharma, one of the death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, moved the Supreme Court on Tuesday challenging the rejection of his mercy plea by the President of India.

A P Singh, counsel for Vinay Sharma, said,' Yes, I have filed the petition before Apex Court challenging the rejection of the mercy petition by the President of India.'

The matter may likely come up for hearing in two-three days, as per officials in the Supreme Court registry. (UNI)

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