Judge Om Prakash had found them guilty on March 16 under IPC sections 147 (rioting), 148 (rioting with deadly weapons), 149 (unlawful assembly), 435 (mischief by fire or explosive substance) and 302 (murder).
The Madurai bench of the court, in its recent order, said there could never be a graver, heinous crime than a man being charged with raping his daughter.
This comes almost two years after the court awarded death penalty to Ravi Kapoor and Amit Shukla for kidnapping and killing IT professional Jigisha Ghosh in Delhi.
The court also slapped Iyasi with a fine of Rs 2 lakh, and ordered him to pay a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the family of his deceased wife.
The Supreme Court directed the Centre on Wednesday to place before it details regarding 1,581 cases involving MPs and MLAs.
The new law also provides 10 years in jail for transporting cows and a significant hike in penalty from Rs. 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5 lakh
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