Twitter

Facebook

Youtube

Pintrest

RSS

Hindi News | Samay | UP/Uttarakhand | MP/Chhattisgarh | Bihar/Jharkhand | Rajasthan | Aalami Samay
Veerappan aides likely to be executed ?
Last Updated : 17 Feb 2013 03:20:05 PM IST
veerapam
Veerappan aides likely to be executed ?

 

Four aides of sandalwood smuggler Veerappan were offered sweets on Sunday amid indications that they are likely to be executed.

 

Earlier, the Supreme Court had refused urgent hearing on their plea seeking stay of execution of their death penalty reportedly fixed for Sunday..


There are reports that doctors at the jail in Belgaum in Karnataka physically examined the the four convicts - Gnanaprakash, Simon, Meesekar Madaiah and Bilavendran and checked their blood pressure, height and weight on Saturday night.

 

Death penalty was awarded in connection with a landmine blast that had killed 22 policemen in Karnataka nearly 20 years ago,

On Saturday night they were lodged in separate cells in the prison and were offered  sweets after they took bathe.Their mercy petition was rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee on February 13 and according to sources, their
hanging has been fixed for Sunday

Veerappan's elder brother Gnanaprakash, Simon, Meesekar Madaiah and Bilavendran were awarded death sentence in 2004 in connection with a landmine blast at Palar in Karnataka in 1993 in which 22 police personnel were killed.

 

The matter was mentioned before Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir but he did not give a hearing to it, said a staff from his office when contacted. Senior advocate Colin Gonsalves, who had mentioned the matter at the CJI's residence, said the Chief Justice did not hear the matter this evening on the ground that there was no proof that execution will take place on Sunday.

 He said the CJI told him that the matter will be taken up for hearing in due course. Gonsalves and his associate advocate Samik Narain said they approached the apex court after getting information that the execution of death penalty will take place on Sunday

"Now we are hoping that the execution will not take place tomorrow," they said, adding that they will again mention the
matter before the court on Monday.

The four convicts are lodged in a jail in Belgaum in Karnataka.A TADA court in Mysore had in 2001 sentenced them to life
term which was enhanced to death sentence by the apex cour .

Gang leader Veerappan was killed in an encounter with the Tamil Nadu police in October 2004.

 


 


Post Your Comment (0 posted):
Post your comment Post Your Comments
Your name :
Your e-mail address :
Your website :
Add your comments :
Please enter the code you see in the image:
Code

Its homecoming of sorts for gorgeous former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen as she is set to s

Bollywood actress Sunny Leone was looking stunningly beautiful as she walk the ramp as t

Salman Khan a "national boyfriend" this name has been given to him by Karan Johar, Karan

Aamir Khan is fiercely protective about his movies, but the story of Peekay has been leake

Pakistani actress Saba Qamar's “Kambakht” is set to clash with Salman khan’s upcomin

People still think that Manju from Comedy Nights With Kapil is actually Kapil Sharma's rea

Recently, two Pakistani actresses have made inroads into Bollywood. Humaima Malick will be

These women can put to shame celebrities who boast of having a size zero figure. These wom

Rabiya Khan, the mother of deceased Bollywood actor Jiah Khan, assured the Bombay High Co

Another love lady of Akshay Kumar. Bollywood Khiladi has a long list of love affairs Sta

Bollywood's selfie obsession has caught the fancy of almost all stars in the industry. See

Social networking sites have been flooded by the news how Deepika Padukone wished Happy Bi

When Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 came down after being hit by a missile in east Ukraine

Sunny leone is in a denial mode but the site owners have her signed contract.Sunny isone d

A Malaysia Airlines plane was blown up over Eastern Ukraine by a sophisticated missile bel

We bet you did not know these facts about the birthday girl Priyanka ChopraToday is our de

A new study has claimed that if you sleep in the nude, then you can have a happier relatio

Russian President Vladimir Putin was on target but terrorists by mistakenly shot down Mala

Another conspiracy that is originating from the blasting of the Malaysian airlines flight

With the MeT department warning of heavy showers at various places in Uttarakhand on Satur

It has become difficult to survive in Bollywood where everyone has to constantly prove his

A video of young elephant fighting with 14 lions has gone viral on You Tube.

Microsoft Devices has launched its first Lumia handset in India for Rs 9,199.


Samay Live

Samay Live

 

Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live
Samay Live

10.10.70.45