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The Madras HC has been moved for a direction to the Tamil Nadu government to save the lives of two Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convicts.
The petition filed in 2014 against the TN government’s decision to remit the life sentences of the seven convicts is still pending before SC.
The Forum For Those Who Made Ultimate Sacrifice on 21 May, 1991, comprising the family members of those who were killed, have sought an appointment with the Governor to represent their case
The AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu had on Sunday recommended to the governor to release the convicts, a move hailed by most political parties in the state.
Addressing media here on Monday, they said the Cabinet had recommended to the Governor to release the seven convicts, who had been wrongly punished in the assassination case.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Governor will reject Tamil Nadu Government recommendation, says BJP leader Subramanian Swamy
Given Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit's scholarly habit, he'll reject the recommendation, said Subramanian Swamy.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Convict Perarivalan's mother hails Tamil Nadu Government recommendation
The decision for the recommendation to Governor Banwarilal Purohit was made in a cabinet meeting led by Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Tamil Nadu political leaders welcome Supreme Court order on Perarivalan
DMK President MK Stalin said CM Palaniswami should immediately call a cabinet meeting and decide to release the seven convicts.
AG Perarivalan, who is serving life sentence, had earlier moved the apex court seeking suspension of his jail term till the completion of the probe by the CBI-led MDMA.
Nalini has been lodged in a special prison for women at Vellore for more than 26 years since her arrest in connection with the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi at Sriperumbudur.
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court granted 15 days’ ordinary leave to P Ravi alias Ravichandran, a life convict in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.