Nirbhaya's verdict holds a lot of meaning, will impact people's faith: Annie Raja

New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): National Federation of Indian Women general secretary and social activist, Annie Raja on Thursday said that the Nirbhaya case verdict holds a lot of meaning and will leave an impact on the people's faith in the justice system of the country.

"Nirbhaya must and should get justice. Whatever maybe the judgement today, a lot of meaning is there and different dimensions are there. This verdict will have an impact on the people's faith in the justice system of our country. Today's verdict holds a lot of meaning," she said.

A Juvenile Justice Board is likely to pronounce its verdict on Thursday against the juvenile accused of his alleged involvement in the December 16 gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old student.

The gang rape victim, nicknamed Nirbhaya by the media, was brutally assaulted in a moving bus by the five accused and died of her injuries on December 29 at a hospital in Singapore.

The board reserved its order after concluding its inquiry against the accused almost seven months after the incident. (ANI)


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