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SC rejects Centre's plea against commutation of death penalty for Rajiv Gandhi's killers

Jul 29, 2015    

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the curative petition of the Centre filed against the commutation of death penalty into life imprisonment of three convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, granting a fresh lease of life to them."We have gone through the Curative Petitions and the relevant documents. In our opinion, no case is made out within the parameters indicated in the decision of this Court in Rupa Ashok Hurra vs Ashok Hurra & Another, reported in 2002 (4) SCC 388."Hence, the Curative Petitions are dismissed," a five-judge bench headed by Chie...

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