Confession was forced through torture, and evidences are
Confession was forced through torture, and evidences are manipulated, says Lawyer
Delhi Gangrape: A potential lawyer for three of the men charged with the abduction, rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi says his clients have been tortured and coerced into admitting the crime.
Manohar Lal Sharma, who is intending to represent three of the accused – Mukesh Singh, Akshay Thakur and Ram Singh – said one 22-year-old suspect had been tortured for 10 days.He was coerced into admission.He’s unable to speak now.All these people have been tortured badly. It’s under pressure that they have made statements in court.Evidence has been manipulated to calm the anger among people.
Delhi police spokesman Rajan Bhagat refused to comment, citing legal restrictions.