Coimbatore rape and double murder: SC re-confirms death sentence for convict

death-sentenceNew Delhi Nov 07: The Supreme Court has reconfirmed the death sentence awarded to a man convicted for gang raping a minor girl and killing her along with her brother in Coimbatore in 2010.

The Supreme Court it may be recalled had stayed his execution. After awarding a death sentence, the convict Manoharan had sought a review of the order dated August 1, which ha awarded him a death penalty.