The Delhi Patiyala court-ordered to hang all the four rapists in Nirbhaya's case. The Tihar jail authorities made a trial and the trial was successful.
The Tihar jail authorities on January 12, executed a dummy trial, with a sack of sand, stones filled in the bags. The authorities filled the sand and stones in a bag, matching the weights of the Nirbhaya rapists- Mukesh, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma, Akshay Singh, who were to be hanged on January 22. The execution was successful. The Tihar jail authorities said that the ropes which will be used to hang the rapists were tested and they were kept aside.
When Delhi's Patiyala court issued the orders to hang the rapists, Nirbhaya's mother who was fighting for justice for the past seven years said that January 22, will be a great day in our lives, my daughter will get justice on that day. By this judgement, people will get hope on the court's and she thanked the judges for giving the judgement.
On that day one of the convicts' mother came to Nirbhaya's mother and asked her to show some mercy on her son, replying to that Nirbhaya's mother said I too have a daughter, how can I forget what happened to her.