2013 serial blasts at Modi rally: Four IM terrorists get death sentence

New Delhi, Oct 27: A Special NIA Court in Patna has awarded a death penalty to four Indian Mujahideen operatives in connection with the 2013 Gandhi Maidan serial blasts. It may be recalled that the blasts took place just before Narendra Modi, the then prime ministerial candidate was to deliver an address during the Hunkar rally.

The court had last week convicted 9 persons in the case. Two other terrorists were sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment, two to 10 years RI and one more was awarded a seven year sentence.

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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.