Nirbhaya gang-rape: Bollywood hails SC verdict upholding the death penalty to all four accused
On December 16, 2012, India was shamed as a young 23-year-old paramedic student (Nirbhaya) was gang-raped by six men in a moving bus. The Supreme Court on Friday confirmed death penalty for all four convicts in Nirbhaya gang-rape case.
New Delhi: On December 16, 2012, India was shamed as a young 23-year-old paramedic student (Nirbhaya) was gang-raped by six men in a moving bus. The Supreme Court on Friday confirmed death penalty for all four convicts in Nirbhaya gang-rape case.
The prime accused in the horrific case, Ram Singh committed suicide inside the jail and another accused, who happened to be a juvenile at the time of committing the heinous crime was sent to a reformative sentence of 3 years.
Amid reactions storming the social media platforms, Bollywood too took to Twitter hailing the SC verdict. Take a look at who said what:
May her tears flow No more..may the mothers daughter finally rest in peace..may all evil know there is a price to pay pic.twitter.com/6uuyAdg6bP
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 5, 2017
Finally!the only end they deserve.Kudos to the Supreme Court for this decision.May she finally rest in peace.#NirbhayaCase
— Masaba Mantena (@MasabaG) May 5, 2017
Even hanging the 4 criminals is not enough justice but it should serve as a reminder that how india deals with this crime #Nirbhayaverdict
— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) May 5, 2017
Jyoti 'Nirbhaya' you will always be remembered. May your soul RIP. There is a god above
— Arpita Khan Sharma (@khanarpita) May 5, 2017
Nirbhaya verdict.Justice prevails.Being in a civil society,in this case,"Public Hanging" was needed to set an example for an everyday menace
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) May 5, 2017
Justice for #Nirbhaya won't be complete till the time the 'juvenile' Mohd Afroz the most brutal one is roaming free.he shud be hanged first.
— Neha sharma (@Officialneha) May 5, 2017