Ministry of Home Affairs sources on Thursday confirmed that its has received mercy petition of Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case convict Mukesh Singh from Delhi government with a recommendation to reject it.
Home Ministry has received mercy petition of 2012 Delhi gang-rape case convict Mukesh Singh from Delhi government and it is under process, MHA sources were quoted as saying by ANI.
The MHA is expected to soon forward the plea to President Ram Nath Kovind with its recommendation.
Mukesh Singh filed a mercy plea before the President on Tuesday, the day his curative petition was dismissed by the Supreme Court.
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