Nirbhaya: The drop at the gallows explained

nirbhaya-hangmanNew Delhi, Mar 20: The four convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case will be hanged in a short while from now.

The jail authorities have procured 8 sets of Manila ropes. While four of them would be used the rest are being kept on standby.

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Weight of Nirbhaya’s killers will decide how low they drop at the gallows

nirbhaya-hangmanNew Delhi, Jan 09: More than a month before death warrants were issued in the Nirbhaya gangrape case, a jail in Bihar had been commissioned to make 10 execution ropes which are likely to be used for the four convicts scheduled to be hanged on January 22.

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