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Sanjay Kumar Valmiki vs State on 3 July, 2020

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STATE OF NCT OF DELHI ….. Respondent
Represented by: Mr.Rahul Mehra, Standing counsel
and Mr.Rajesh Mahajan,
Addl.Standing Counsel for the State
with Mr.Jamal Akhtar, Mr.Chaitanya
Gosain and Mr.Amanpreet Singh,
Advocates
CORAM:
HON’BLE MS. JUSTICE MUKTA GUPTA

1. Petitioner Sanjay Kumar Valmiki was convicted for offences
punishable under Section 302/376(2)(f)/363/201 IPC and sentenced to
rigorous imprisonment for life with stipulation of a minimum period of 25
W.P.(Crl.) No.2049/2019 & WP(Crl.) 682/2019 Page 1 of 21
years of incarceration without remission. This Court in appeal though held
that the learned Trial Court could not have awarded such a sentence, in
terms of the decision of the Constitution Bench reported as (2016) 7 SCC 1
Union of India vs. V.Sriharan, however, awarded the same sentence.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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