Bhullar verdict may impact Assam death row convict

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The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on the hanging of condemned convicts is likely to impact the case of Assam’s death row murder convict Mahendra Nath Das, whose mercy plea was rejected by the president in 2011. The apex court on Friday ruled that delay in disposal of mercy petitions of death row convicts could not… Read more »