SANTOSH KUMAR SINGH

  • HC grants one month parole to Priyadarshini Mattoo's killer February 24, 2014

    Delhi High Court on Monday granted one month parole to Santosh Kumar Singh, undergoing life sentence in the Priyadarshini Mattoo rape and murder case, so that he can submit his dissertation that is required under his three-year LLM course. Justice Mukta Gupta refused to grant parole for three months as sought...
  • Priyadarshini Mattoo case: Convict gets 13 days parole May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has granted 13 days parole to Santosh Kumar Singh, undergoing life sentence in the Priyadarshini Mattoo rape and murder case, to appear in his LLM examination. The court directed Singh to furnish a personal bond of Rs 25,000 before the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM)...
  • The verdict has shattered us: Mattoo's father October 6, 2010

    The Supreme Court reduces the death penalty of Priyadarshini Mattoo's killer to life imprisonment. ...
  • We expected SC to uphold death: Mattoo's father October 6, 2010

    It was a "rarest of the rare" case and the punishment has to be only death sentence, says Priyadarshini's father. ...
  • Death sentence changed to life in Mattoo case October 6, 2010

    The Supreme Court cites benefit of doubt in the rape and murder of Priyadarshini Mattoo case. ...
  • We expected death sentence: Mattoo's father October 6, 2010

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court reduced the death sentence of Santosh Singh to life imprisonment in the Priyadarshini Mattoo rape and murder case. CNNIBN speaks to Priyadarshini's father after the judgement. CNNIBN: Sir the judgement is out. Are you happy with the judgement? Chaman Lal Mattoo: We expected the Supreme Court would...
  • Mattoo case: SC commutes death sentence to life October 6, 2010

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Santosh Kumar Singh in the 14yearold Priyadarshini Mattoo rape and murder case but reduced the death sentence to life imprisonment, saying certain things were in his favour. "The conviction is maintained," a Bench comprising Justices H S Bedi and C...
  • SC stays Santosh's death penalty February 19, 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...
  • Mattoo case: Santosh moves SC January 23, 2007

    New Delhi: Santosh Kumar Singh moved the Supreme Court on Tuesday, challenging the Delhi High Court order convicting him for the rapeandmurder of Priyadarshini Mattoo and sentencing him to death. The High Court had convicted Santosh on October 17 and subsequently sentenced him to death for raping and killing law...
  • Mattoo case: Santosh gets death October 30, 2006

    New Delhi: Almost 11 years after the rape and murder of 23yearold Priyadarshini Mattoo, convict Santosh Kumar Singh was on Monday sentenced to death by the Delhi High Court. Pronouncing the judgement in a jampacked court room, Justice R S Sodhi and P K Bhasin ordered that "he (Singh) shall...
  • Santosh's punishment | Have your say October 30, 2006

    Santosh K Singh, convicted of raping and murdering Priyadarshini Mattoo 10 yrs ago, faces sentencing on Monday. ...
  • Santosh K Singh sentence today October 29, 2006

    New Delhi: Santosh Kumar Singh the man convicted of raping and murdering 23yearold Priyadarshini Mattoo 10 years ago faces sentencing on Monday. In December 1999, a lower court in Delhi acquitted Santosh Kumar Singh, charged with the rape and murder of Priyadarshini. Singh, the son of a senior IPS...
  • Accused in Mattoo case rejects doc test September 19, 2006

    New Delhi: The counsel for Santosh Kumar Singh, accused in the Priyadarshani Mattoo rape and murder case, on Tuesday alleged before the Delhi High Court that Dr Lalji Singh had prepared the DNA test report at the instance of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and said that his testimony could...