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Death penalty for Yasin Malik: NIA seeks death sentence for Yasin Malik in Delhi High Court

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Yasin Malik Death Sentence: Yasin Malik, chief of the banned Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, who is serving a jail term in a terror funding case. The trial court sentenced him to life imprisonment last year. Now the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has appealed to the Delhi High Court seeking death sentence for Yasin Malik.

The NIA appealed to the Delhi High Court

The NIA has appealed to the Delhi High Court that separatist leader Yasin Malik is the mastermind of funding terrorists. So he should be sentenced to death instead of life imprisonment. The NIA has asked the court to treat the case against it in the rarest of rare category.

Let us tell you that the jailed Yasin Malik accepted all the charges of funding terrorists. The investigating agency NIA has sought capital punishment for accused Yasin Malik under Section 121 of the Indian Penal Code.

 

Yaseem Malik was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2022

Let us tell you that in 2022, this separatist leader Yasin Malik was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Patiala House Court under several sections of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) and the Indian Penal Code (IPC) in a terror funding case. The NIA has approached the Delhi High Court seeking commutation of the Patiala House Court verdict to death sentence.