JAYALALITHA ALL SET TO RELEASE RAJIV GANDHI’S ASSASSINS AFTER SC VERDICT.
Chennai: Another twist comes in Rajiv Gandhi Assassination case, just after the Supreme Court’s verdict for converting the death sentence to the life sentence for 3 convicts , Murugan , Santhan , Perarivalan.
On Tuesday, a bench comprising of 3 judges led by Chief Justice of India , P Sathasivam announced this verdict on the basis for delay of 11 years in hearing their mercy petition.
Now, Tamil Nadu’s Government has the rights to release those convicts who have completed their 14 years imprisonment and bears a good moral conduct.
Jayalalitha has called a cabinet meeting to discuss the procedures to release the convicts including Nalini, Robert Pyas, Jayakumar and Ravichandran .
Rahul Gandhi told to reporters , “It was a massive shock for me and my family, but still I am also against the death sentences.”
While Other Congress leaders like N R Rangarajan said , “This decision to release the assassins should not be taken. ”