Vishal Yadav

Nitish Katara case: Judge recuses from hearing convict's plea

Nitish Katara case: Judge recuses from hearing convict's plea

When the matter came up before Justice Mukta Gupta, she said the case be listed before another bench on December 15.

Dec 13, 2017, 19:41 PM IST

Nitish Katara murder convict withdraws parole plea in Delhi HC

Vikas Yadav, one of the three killers of Nitish Katara serving a 25-year jail term without remission, today withdrew his plea seeking two months parole from the Delhi High Court.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
Nitish Katara murder: SC to decide quantum of sentence of convicts today

Nitish Katara murder: SC to decide quantum of sentence of convicts today

The Supreme Court will today decide the quantum of sentence to be awarded to three convicts in Nitish Katara murder case.

Oct 03, 2016, 08:49 AM IST
Nitish Katara murder: SC to pronounce verdict on sentence on Monday

Nitish Katara murder: SC to pronounce verdict on sentence on Monday

The Supreme Court will on Monday decide the quantum of sentence to be awarded to Vikas Yadav, his cousin Vishal and their aide Sukhdev Pehalwan, who all were convicted in the sensational 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Oct 02, 2016, 09:37 AM IST
Nitish Katara murder: SC rejects Delhi govt's appeal seeking death penalty for killers

Nitish Katara murder: SC rejects Delhi govt's appeal seeking death penalty for killers

Supreme Court on Monday rejected the Delhi government's plea seeking death penalty for the killers of Nitish Katara.

Nov 16, 2015, 12:02 PM IST

Nitish Katara killing: SC declines death sentence plea

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a plea by Neelam Katara seeking enhancement of sentence to death for Vishal and Vikas Yadav.

Oct 09, 2015, 14:03 PM IST

Nitish Katara murder case: SC to consider plea of accused on Oct. 9

The Supreme Court will consider the plea for enhancement of sentence against Vikas and Vishal Yadav on October 9 in connection with the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Oct 05, 2015, 13:53 PM IST
Nitish Katara murder case: SC upholds conviction of Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal, Sukhdev Pehalwan

Nitish Katara murder case: SC upholds conviction of Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal, Sukhdev Pehalwan

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the conviction of three convicts -Yadav, Vishal Yadav, Sukhdev Pehalwan - in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Aug 17, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

Nitish Katara case: Delhi HC to hear Vikas Yadav's plea against refusal of parole extension

The Delhi High Court will on Friday hear a plea of Vikas Yadav, serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, challenging the decision of a single judge refusing extension of the parole granted to him.

Apr 17, 2015, 08:47 AM IST

Vikas, Vishal Yadav manipulated hospital visits to stay out: HC

Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal "manipulated" hospital visits "to procure outings from jail" which "manifests a lack of remorse or regret", Delhi High Court on Friday said while awarding them an enhanced life term of 30 years each.

Feb 06, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Govt to give notice to Nitish Katara's mom on convicts' parole plea

 Making it difficult to even come out on parole, Delhi High Court on Friday said the government has to give prior notice to Nitish Katara's family before deciding any such plea or even remission of sentence of the convicts.

Feb 06, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

Nitish Katara murder: Trial judges erred in law while convicting Yadav cousins, says Delhi HC

 Lambasting trial courts for not examining circumstances in totality to arrive at an appropriate punishment for killers of Nitish Katara, Delhi High Court on Friday said the trial judges have overlooked well- settled principles and erred in law.

Feb 06, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

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Feb 06, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

Katara's murder committed on misconceived belief of honour: Delhi HC

Caste segregation is a menace which the society is struggling to eradicate.

Feb 06, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Nitish Katara murder case cost Rs 5.8 crore to exchequer

The 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case has cost the state exchequer Rs 5.86 crore including nearly Rs 75 lakh spent on the security and upkeep of three convicts Vikas Yadav, Vishal Yadav and Sukhdev Pehelwan, Delhi High Court said on Friday.

Feb 06, 2015, 21:00 PM IST

Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC awards 25-year term to Vikas, Vishal Yadav

The Delhi High Court on Friday turned down the plea for death to Uttar Pradesh politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and two others and awarded life term to trio.

Feb 06, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

No evidence Katara's murder was pre-planned: Vikas Yadav to HC

Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that "there is no evidence of pre-planning or cold-blooded premeditation" against him while submitting arguments against award of death penalty in the case.

Sep 30, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Katara case: Cops asked to give reasons for enhancement of sentence

The Delhi High Court Friday asked the city police to provide the "aggravating and mitigating" factors which could help it determine the sentence to be awarded to UP politician D P Yadav`s son Vikas and two others who have been convicted for killing Nitish Katara.

Jul 25, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Katara case: HC refuses to release for now Vishal`s sureties

The Delhi High Court today refused to give immediate relief to Vishal Yadav, one of the three life convicts in Nitish Katara murder case, on his plea seeking release of two sureties and his brother`s passport deposited for his 10-day parole last month.

Jun 13, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

HC notice to police on Katara killer`s parole plea

The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the Delhi Police on a parole plea of Nitish Katara`s killer Vishal Yadav.

May 13, 2014, 18:20 PM IST