Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court rejects death row convict's juvenile claim
Updated : January 21, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Supreme Court said there was no ground to interfere with the high court order that rejected Pawan's mercy plea.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for Delhi police, said the convict was 19 years old at the time of offence and there is a certified copy of his birth certificate.
Advocate A P Singh, appearing for Pawan, said according to his school leaving certificate he was a minor at the time of the offence and none of the courts.