Mukesh vs State Of Nct Of Delhi on 19 March, 2020


Supreme Court of India

Mukesh vs State Of Nct Of Delhi on 19 March, 2020

Author: ……………………..J.

Bench: R. Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan, A.S. Bopanna

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                                                                                      REPORTABLE

                                     IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

                                     CRIMINAL ORIGINAL JURISDICTION


                              Writ Petition(s)(Criminal) No(s).119/2020



     MUKESH                                                                     Petitioner(s)

                                                     VERSUS

     STATE OF NCT OF DELHI                                                      Respondent(s)



                                               O R D E R

We have heard Mr. Manohar Lal Sharma, learned counsel

appearing for Mukesh- the convict.

In this writ petition, the petitioner has raised the

points on merits of the matter:- (i) That there was no

proper consideration of evidence; (ii) regarding the

disability of Ram Singh (accused no.1) who subsequently

allegedly committed suicide in the prison; and (iii) raising

doubts about the arrest of the petitioner at Karoli,

Rajasthan and inter alia on other points.

The petitioner was afforded sufficient opportunity and

after consideration of the evidence, the petitioner has been
Signature Not Verified

convicted which was upheld in appeal by the High Court, by
Digitally signed by
MAHABIR SINGH
Date: 2020.03.19
18:19:58 IST
Reason:

the judgment dated 13.03.2014. The criminal appeal filed

before this Court was heard at length and the points raised
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by the accused herein were considered in Crl.Appeal Nos.

607-608 of 2017 – Mukesh & Anr. v. State of NCT of Delhi &

Ors. and were dismissed by the judgment of this Court dated

05.05.2017. Subsequently, Review Petition (Crl.) No.570 of

2017 filed by the petitioner herein was dismissed by the

judgment of this Court on 09.07.2018. Curative petition(R)

No.6 of 2020 filed by the petitioner was also dismissed by

this Court on 14.01.2020. Mercy Petition of Mukesh was also

rejected by His Excellency the President of India on

17.01.2020. The writ petition filed under Article 32 of the

Constitution of India challenging the Order of rejection of

Mercy Petition was also dismissed by this Court on

29.01.2020.

The petitioner has filed the criminal revision

petition before the Patiala House Courts which came to be

dismissed by the Additional Sessions Judge, Patiala House

Courts, New Delhi dated 17.03.2020. Criminal Revision

Petition NO.237 of 2020 filed by the petitioner-Mukesh

challenging the said Order dated 17.03.2020 was also

dismissed by the High Court on 18.03.2020.

In view of above and also considering the submissions

of the learned counsel for the petitioner, we do not find

any ground to entertain this writ petition filed under

Article 32 of the Constitution of India.
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The writ petition is accordingly dismissed.

Pending applications, if any, shall also stand

disposed of.

……………………..J.

(R. BANUMATHI)

……………………..J.

(ASHOK BHUSHAN)

……………………..J.

(A.S. BOPANNA)

NEW DELHI,
MARCH 19, 2020.



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