Dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar, serving life sentence for murdering their teenage daughter Aarushi, today refuted claims of the Censor Board that the soon to be released film `Rahasya` has no similarity to her murder and sought stay on its release till their appeal is heard and decided by the Allahabad High Court.
Mumbai: The makers of the yet-to-be released film `Rahasya` on Thursday informed the Bombay High Court that a private screening of the film would be arranged for one relative of Noida`s doctor-couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar convicted of murdering their daughter Aarushi in 2008.
Jailed dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar will "not allow" any film or book on the murder of their daughter Aarushi and anyone taking up such a venture without their consent will face legal action, their lawyer said on Sunday.
A day after their conviction, parents of slain Aarushi Talwar were assigned new roles by Jail authorities, which alloted dentist Rajesh Talwar the responsibility of assisting prison`s medical team while Nupur will be a teacher.
Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment by a Special CBI court on Tuesday for killing their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, are facing insomnia issues, a Dasna Jail official said.
The circumstantial evidence relied upon to convict the Talwar couple in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case was found to be similar to that used by the Supreme Court in 17 other cases to hold the accused guilty.
Hemraj`s family members who are in Nepal Tuesday said they were not happy with the court`s decision of sentencing the Talwar couple to life imprisonment as they wanted death for the murder of the sole earner of their family.
A Special CBI court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for murdering their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj in a sensational double murder that gripped the nation for five-and-a-half years.
The parents of Nupur Talwar, who was sentenced on Tuesday to life imprisonment along with her husband for killing their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, said they were shattered by the verdict and would appeal against it.
Pandemonium broke out outside the CBI court here on Tuesday soon after the Talwars were given life term in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case as lawyers jostled with each other and two of them came to blows in a bid to brief the TV channels.