Nirbhaya case: convicted & # 039; Corpses that were given to the families for the last rites

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Nirbhaya case: convicted & # 039; Corpses that were given to the families for the last rites

The bodies of the four rape and murder convicts of the Nirbhaya gang were handed over to their respective families for the last rites on Friday after the autopsy at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital.

Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) were executed on Friday at 5:30 a.m.

The bodies of the four rape and murder convicts of the Nirbhaya gang were handed over to their respective families for the last rites on Friday after the autopsy was performed here at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital.

Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) were executed on Friday at 5.30 a.m. because of the wild attack in a moving bus on a 23-year-old paramedic around the world Known Nirbhaya, the Fearless.

Prison officials said the bodies were stuck for half an hour, a mandatory post-execution procedure according to the prison’s manual.

“After the doctor examined the bodies and pronounced all four dead, they were taken to Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital for autopsy. Later, their bodies were given to their families,” said Tihar Prison Director General Sandeep Goel.

According to a senior prison official, Akshay’s body was brought to his village in Aurangabad, Bihar.

“The Mukesh family members brought his body to Rajasthan. The bodies of Vinay and Pawan were brought to their homes at Ravidas Camp in South Delhi,” they said.

Before that, her family members had rushed to the DDU hospital for the necessary paperwork before performing the autopsy.

There were extensive safety precautions in the hospital, especially near the morgue. No one except the hospital staff and the relatives of convicts were allowed to be near the mortuary.

READ | Nirbhaya convicts hanged: how the executions took place

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