The clemency petition filed by convicted terrorist Mohammed Afzal Guru has obtained a large amount of attention in the media. This has given rise to a debate over issues like Whether the provision of death penalty as an alternative punishment for murder, in sec. 302, Penal Code is not in the public interest? Whether the provisions of section 302 of I.P.C. are against the ethos of Article 19 as well as 14? whether death penalty be abolished?
There is saying that Justice Delayed is Justice Denied.