The case of Nirbhaya gang rape has been passed for more than 7 years. There were more protests took place across the country against this case. After passing 7 years finally the accused people got hanged at Tihar jail in the early hours of March 20. Trial court ordered the hanged for those rapists on March 5. The schedule of hanged of the rapists people was decided at 5:30 am on March 20. There were four rapists of this case who were Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31). Those accused people hanged today after multiple attempts to stay the execution.
Mother of victim called by the name Asha Devi said that after long struggle we finally got the justice today. This day is dedicated to daughter of the country. I thank the judiciary and government for the justice. The name of victim was Nirbhaya who was of 23 years old. She was traveling by bus in South Delhi on December 16, 2020. She was gang raped and attacked by those accused people in a moving bus. She had died at a Singapore hospital after a fortnight.
There were six accused people of this case. One of them was juvenile and other accused person was called by Ram Singh. Ram Singh did suicide in Tihar Jail. Juvenile got release in 2015 after spending three years. On March 4 President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the plea filed by Pawan Gupta. Before three hours of hang the Supreme Court rejected the plea of one of the convict and also that was dismissed by President Ram Nath Kovind. There was a bench of Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna who rejected the plea of Pawan Gupta.