Delhi High Court has asked to release Sushil Shama
Delhi High Court has finally ordered to release Sushil Sharma, a former politician who was in jail since 1995 accused of famous Tandoor Kand.
On 2 July 1995, Naina Sahni Sharma was shot by her husband Sushil Sharma, a Congress youth leader, and MLA over suspicion of her having an extramarital affair.
Supreme Court overruled the previous decision of ‘death sentence’ ordered by a trial court and Delhi High Court, stating -“It is not a crime against society but a crime committed due to (Sharma’s) strained relationship with his wife.”
Sharma summit a plea in Delhi High Court seeking release, as” he was in jail for 23 years and if jail calendar taken into consideration he would have completed over 27 years, his code of conduct was exemplary at both in and out(while on parole) of jail and never took any undue advantage of his liberty”.