Priyadarshini Matto

  • Justice for Priyadarshini, Jessica and now Nitish May 28, 2008

    New Delhi: The guilty verdict against Vikas Yadav and Vishal Yadav, the cousins accused of murdering young business executive Nitish Katara, is the third famous crime case involving powerful suspects and a spirited public campaign for justice. A nationwide public campaign, backed up by continuous media focus, is believed to...
  • SC stays Santosh's death penalty June 21, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday stayed the Delhi High Court order, awarding death penalty to Santosh Kumar Singh in the Priyadarshini Mattoo rape and murder case. The court also issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation on an appeal filed by the convict against the high...
  • CBI's 'clemency' to Santosh Singh? June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Has CBI decided to grant clemency to Santosh Singh, who has been convicted for the sensational rape and murder of Priyadarshani Mattoo and sentenced to death by the Delhi High Court? In an official booklet circulated to the media by the Central investigating agency, Santosh Singh is stated to...