Governor’s determination anticipated quickly.
With the Tamil Nadu Governor set to resolve on the plea to launch A.G. Perarivalan, a life convict within the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, kin of some different convicts have appealed for a call on the discharge of the six different convicts.
On Wednesday, Padma, mom of the prime accused Nalini Sriharan, and Shanthi, spouse of one other convict Jayakumar, launched video statements, in search of the discharge of all of the convicts. They expressed apprehensions following studies that solely Perarivalan’s launch can be determined by the Governor.
Nalini, her husband Murugan alias Sriharan, Perarivalan, Santhan, Jayakumar, Ravichandran and Robert Payas are present process life imprisonment.
Padma, who was additionally arrested within the case and was later acquitted, appealed for the discharge of all of the convicts. “Please contemplate our request on humanitarian grounds,” she stated. A member of the family of one of many convicts stated he was unable to return out overtly to current the demand as “our livelihood could possibly be affected owing to media consideration”.