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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Who is AG Perarivalan, whose mercy plea, has been reserved once again?
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Who is AG Perarivalan, whose mercy plea, has been reserved once again?

AG Perarivalan, an LTTE sympathiser, has served over 30 years in jail for buying the two nine-volt batteries that were used in the suicide-bombing belt in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination of 1991

Why can't Rajiv Gandhi case convict be released after serving 36 years in prison: Supreme Court to Centre
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Why can't Rajiv Gandhi case convict be released after serving 36 years in prison: Supreme Court to Centre

The apex court said when people who have served lesser periods are being released, then why can't the Centre agree on releasing AG Perarivalan

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC extends parole of convict by one week for medical check-up
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC extends parole of convict by one week for medical check-up

A bench of justices L Nageswara Rao, Hemant Gupta, Ajay Rastogi also directed Tamil Nadu govt to provide a police escort to AG Perarivalan during his visit to the hospital

Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict AG Perarivalan's mother meets Tamil Nadu governor, seeks son's release
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict AG Perarivalan's mother meets Tamil Nadu governor, seeks son's release

In 2017, Supreme Court judge KT Thomas had reportedly written to the then Congress president Sonia Gandhi, wife of Rajiv Gandhi, requesting her to show magnanimity towards her husband's killers and help in remission of their sentences

Tamil Nadu governor in tough spot over Rajiv Gandhi assassination case as AIADMK seeks to stand up to BJP
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Tamil Nadu governor in tough spot over Rajiv Gandhi assassination case as AIADMK seeks to stand up to BJP

What will Governor Banwarilal Purohit do now? It is highly unlikely that he will go purely by the recommendation of the Tamil Nadu cabinet.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Tamil Nadu cabinet accepts mercy plea of 7 convicts, to recommend release to governor
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Tamil Nadu cabinet accepts mercy plea of 7 convicts, to recommend release to governor

Tamil Nadu minister D Jayakumar, speaking after the cabinet meeting in Chennai, said the recommendation would be sent to Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit immediately,

Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan seeks early release, writes to Tamil Nadu home secretary
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan seeks early release, writes to Tamil Nadu home secretary

Nalini Sriharan's plea comes days after the top court asked the Tamil Nadu governor to consider the mercy plea of another convict in the Rajiv Gandhi case.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Perarivalan's mother seeks son's mercy killing, asks govt to 'end his suffering'
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Perarivalan's mother seeks son's mercy killing, asks govt to 'end his suffering'

Arputhammal, mother of Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict AG Perarivalan, has sought mercy killing for her son after the President rejected a petition to release him.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: CBI says AG Perarivalan's petition devoid of merits, asks SC to dismiss plea
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: CBI says AG Perarivalan's petition devoid of merits, asks SC to dismiss plea

CBI has told the SC that AG Perarivalan's plea seeking recall of its judgement upholding his conviction in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case should be dismissed.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC asks CBI to respond to Perarivalan's plea seeking reversal of conviction
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC asks CBI to respond to Perarivalan's plea seeking reversal of conviction

The Supreme Court has asked the CBI to respond to a plea filed by a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, seeking recall of the apex court's May 1999 conviction on the ground that he was not aware of the conspiracy

MK Stalin bats for parole to Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict AG Perarivalan
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MK Stalin bats for parole to Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict AG Perarivalan

Chennai: Leader of Opposition and DMK working president MK Stalin asked why the Tamil Nadu government was hesitant to allow Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict AG Perarivalan to be released on parole.

DMK lashes out at Tamil Nadu govt over attack on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict
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DMK lashes out at Tamil Nadu govt over attack on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict

DMK president Karunanidhi on Wednesday alleged that the incident showed that even a prisoner in jail was "not safe" in AIADMK regime.

Perarivalan, one of the convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, attacked in jail
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Perarivalan, one of the convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, attacked in jail

AG Perarivalan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was attacked inside the high security central prison in Vellore.

Rajiv Gandhi murder: SC stops TN govt from releasing convicts
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Rajiv Gandhi murder: SC stops TN govt from releasing convicts

The court said the Tamil Nadu state government shouldn't rush into their plan to release the four convicts.

Don't politicise our misfortune: convict's kin in Rajiv Gandhi case
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Don't politicise our misfortune: convict's kin in Rajiv Gandhi case

G Arulselvi’s appeal comes a day after the Supreme Court stayed the Tamil Nadu government’s decision to remit the sentence of the convicts involved in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Cong, AIADMK spar in LS over decision to free Rajiv Gandhi's killers
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Cong, AIADMK spar in LS over decision to free Rajiv Gandhi's killers

The Congress protested against the decision to release the prisoners.

Rajiv Gandhi murder: Who are the 7 convicts the TN govt wants to free?
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Rajiv Gandhi murder: Who are the 7 convicts the TN govt wants to free?

Who are the seven persons convicted for their involvement in the Rajiv Gandhi case that the Tamil Nadu government wants to release? Here's a list

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Court reserves orders on convict's plea
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Court reserves orders on convict's plea

A TADA court on Thursday reserved its order on a petition of AG Perarivalan, the death row convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, seeking direction to CBI to probe "left out" areas of the case under supervision and monitoring of the court.