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Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Madras HC extends convict Nalini's parole by three weeks

The 52-year-old came out on July 25 to make arrangements for her daughter Haritha's wedding, who lives in London.

Explained: For the first time in 28 yrs, Rajiv case convict Nalini gets regular parole. What now?

Nalini, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was granted parole after her petition, in which she said she had to make arrangements for the wedding of her daughter, was accepted by the Madras High Court.


Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini released on 30-day parole

This is the first time Nalini, India's longest-serving woman prisoner, has been granted ordinary parole of 30 days in her 28-year-long incarceration.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Set to come out on parole, Nalini Sriharan to spend time with daughter, kin

The Madras High Court had on July 5 granted her the parole, her first such leave in 28 years of incarceration, to make arrangements for the wedding of her daughter, Charithra Sriharan, who was born in prison and is currently a medical practitioner in London.

Imprisoned for 27 years, Nalini gets first ordinary parole in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case 

Nalini was granted permission on June 25 to appear before the Madras High Court in person to argue for her petition requesting an ordinary leave of six months to prepare for her daughters's wedding.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Madras HC permits Nalini to argue her plea for leave in person on July 5

Nalini had made a representation to prison authorities in February that since her incarceration 27 years ago she had not availed the one-month leave granted to every convict every two years. After the authorities failed to consider her representation, she moved the high court.


Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Notice to Centre as Nalini questions validity of Sec 435

Nalini's petition was in the wake of a Tamil Nadu government order, which introduced a scheme for premature release of life convicts under Article 161 (Power of governor to grant pardons, and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in certain cases) of the Constitution.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan on hunger strike demanding shifting to Chennai jail

According to reports, Nalini had sought to be shifted to a jail here so that she could oversee the work relating to her daughter Harithra's wedding

Madras HC grants 24-hour parole to Nalini to attend father's rites

Nalini, who is serving life-imprisonment for Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, was granted her 24-hour parole starting from Tuesday at 4 PM to 4 PM on Wednesday.

Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini moves Madras HC for 3 days leave to attend father's rites 

The 16th day obsequies of her father was scheduled to be held on March 9 in Kottur in Chennai and sought three days leave from Tuesday to enable her participate in it.

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Rajiv Gandhi assassin gets parole to attend father's last rites

Chennai, Feb 24 (ANI): Nalini Sriharan, a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, left the Vellore jail on Wednesday to attend her father's last rites in Chennai. She was escorted by ten cops. Nalini was granted parole on Tuesday for 12 hours to attend her father's funeral, who died in Tirunelvelli. According to the parole condition, Nalini will have to report back in Vellore prison before 8 p.m. today. Nalini and three others, including her husband Murugan, were originally awarded the death sentence after they were convicted for their role in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and have been behind the bars for the last 25 years.