B-Town Hails SC Verdict on Delhi Gang Rape Case  

From Anushka Sharma to Priyanka Chopra to Manisha Koirala, this is how stars welcomed the verdict.

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This is what Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma, Esha Gupta and other actors think of the Supreme Court’s verdict on the Nirbhaya case.
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Bollywood actresses like Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma and Bhumi Pednekar hailed the Supreme Court's verdict to uphold the death sentence to four convicts who gang raped and murdered a young Delhi professional in 2012.

The apex Court on Monday rejected review petitions filed by three of the four convicts, saying it lacked grounds for a review.

Convicts Mukesh, 29, Pawan Gupta, 22, and Vinay Sharma, 23, had sought recall of the Supreme Court's May 5, 2017 verdict upholding the death sentence awarded by a trial court and confirmed by the Delhi High Court. The fourth, Akshay Kumar Singh, 31, had not filed for a review.

Here's what the celebrities have tweeted:

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