SC Justice R Banumathi faints while dictating order in 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case, taken for medical treatment

Justice AS Bopanna, while rising, said that the order in the matter will be passed in-chamber

Press Trust of India February 14, 2020 18:28:28 IST
SC Justice R Banumathi faints while dictating order in 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case, taken for medical treatment
  • SC judge Justice R Banumathi fainted in courtroom while dictating the order in 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case

  • Justice Banumathi soon regained consciousness and was taken to the chamber by other judges

  • Justice AS Bopanna, while rising, said that the order in the matter will be passed in-chamber

New Delhi: Supreme Court judge Justice R Banumathi fainted in the courtroom on Friday while dictating the order on the Centre' plea seeking separate hanging of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case.

SC Justice R Banumathi faints while dictating order in 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case taken for medical treatment

File image of the Supreme Court. AP

Justice Banumathi soon regained consciousness and was taken to the chamber by other judges on the dais and Supreme Court staff. She was taken on a wheel chair for medical treatment.

Justice AS Bopanna, while rising, said that the order in the matter will be passed in-chamber. Justice Ashok Bhushan was also part of the three-judge bench hearing the matter.

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