Seven years later, all four Nirbhaya gang rape convicts hanged to death

After a 7 year long legal battle, justice has finally been served in Nirbhaya sex and murder case. All four convicts were hanged to death today on Friday at 5.30 am at Delhi's Tihar jail.

Seven years later, all four Nirbhaya gang rape convicts hanged to death
Seven years later, all four Nirbhaya gang rape convicts hanged to death

After a 7 year long legal battle, justice has finally been served in Nirbhaya sex and murder case. All four convicts were hanged to death today on Friday at 5.30 am at Delhi's Tihar jail.

The convicts Akshay Kumar Singh, Vinay Kumar Sharma, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh Singh have all been sentenced to death. The sentence has been passed after a major legal battle.

Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi said: As soon as they were hanged, I hugged my daughter's photo. Justice was delayed in this case, but not denied. Today all the women in India will be confident and happy because they too wanted them to hang. Women across the nation will be safe now.

Tihar Jail DG said: Convicts Mukesh and Vinay had dinner, while Akshay had only tea, last night. Vinay cried a lot.

After the hanging the convicts, Jail authorities said: This is a historical day, as for the first time, four men have been executed in Tihar.

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Bodies of 2012 Delhi gang rape case convicts brought to DDU Hospital for postmortem. The postmortem will be done as recommended by the Jail manual and Supreme Court guidelines