‘Bilkis Bano case convicts were cut off for 15 years’

The Supreme Court bench of Justices BV Nagarathna and Ujjal Bhuyan made the observation on “privilege” of some prisoners to get remission when senior advocate Sidharth Luthra, appearing for one of the convicts in the Bilkis Bano case, submitted that the law had taken its course against them as they had remained cut off from the world for 15 years.