Gang-rape documentary: SC seeks reply from advocates of accused
The SC bench issued notices to two advocates, M.L. Sharma and A.P. Singh, and sought their response in two weeks
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought response from two advocates, representing the 16 December gangrape convicts, against whom a women lawyers body has sought action for allegedly making derogatory remarks against women in a BBC documentary on the case. “We have heard the argument, pleadings and grievances urged in the petition. The matter requires consideration in view of the factual and legal submissions," a bench comprising justices V. Gopala Gowda and C. Nagappan said.