A day before his hanging, Yakub Memon files for fresh mercy plea

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Mumbai, July 29: Just a day before his execution date, Yakub Memon has filed a fresh mercy petition with the President.

The Supreme Court today began a hearing on the plea of Yakub Memon seeking stay on his execution.

Yakub Memon files for fresh mercy plea

Memon is scheduled to be hanged tomorrow, July 30 unless the SC puts a stay on his execution.

Suspense mounted on Tuesday, July 28 over the fate of Memon with the Supreme Court setting up a three-judge bench to decide his fate hours after a two-judge bench was split on his plea seeking stay of his execution scheduled on July 30.

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