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|Swati Goyal said: (Feb 17, 2019)|
|I am supporting capital punishment but to the those people only who deserves it. We give punishment but these punishments are not satisfactory in the case of rapist, acid attackers, the person who performed murder only for some money. Not only this terrorist like those who involve in pulwama attack should get death in return for their crime.|
|Charles said: (Jan 22, 2019)|
|Capital punishment is dead penalty (like hanging, crucifying etc). In my opinion, it should be banned. Because criminal do crimes and that they torture victims for hours then they get capital punishment (hang to death) which last for a minute or more which does not made them to repent which may cause another criminal to be rise, because of this. So to avoid than we can make them to be in life sentenced they will have time to repent and may be a new life. As we are human have No rights to take a life as we can't give a life to death. So it should be banned.|
|Shreya said: (Dec 26, 2018)|
|I think capital punishment should be abolished, they were so many prisoners who are innocent. Law have to give another chance to prisoners so that they can realise their mistakes. I think capital punishment should be given in rare cases.|
|Greeshma said: (Dec 18, 2018)|
|Capital punishment means death penalty.
The person who is convict has the right to life.
But dealth penalty shall be given in cruel cases like rape and murder cases. And it should be given in rarest of the rare cases where another punishment is not reasonable for his crime.
|Amit said: (Dec 11, 2018)|
|It should be given so that person can realise his/her mistake. If he/she will get strict punishment only then they will understand the problem.|
|Arasu said: (Nov 26, 2018)|
|According to me, the Capital punishment should be there for those who deserve it. For every crime we have some punishment as well as fine but are these punishments or fines enough for a terrorist who take our thousands of people lives away and leave their families in unbearable pain. Should government spent too much money in their maintenance, or for rapists who destroy women's life or for killers who kills a person only for money.
Every year we hear about many cases but most of them are frequently taking place. Why? because ignorance of law is making them fearless. They commit crime easily and get free and ready for another one.
Only one step we need to take here is a firm punishment or it may be CP, I will go for CP.
|Rohit Chugh said: (Nov 25, 2018)|
|I think that capital punishment should be abolished. Capital punishment is an easy way to rid out of the punishment for the crime they (criminals) did. Life imprisonment is the best method for those cruel criminals.|
|Vishal Yadav said: (Nov 5, 2018)|
|Capital punishment is right for criminals Capital punishment is our ancient punishment. Our king's given death punishment to the criminal for their criminal offence and we are following. Capital punishment work like a fear for those who thought about to do the crime and they will definitely fear to do any crime in their future.|
|Shreshth Katiha said: (Nov 2, 2018)|
|I think capital punishment should be allowed if the law will not realize them their unacceptable offence. The criminals will be free from the fear of punishment and after that crime will be increased.|
|Anomies said: (Oct 24, 2018)|
|I support capital punishment because if criminals would not have the fear of death then our country would be called "criminal country".|
|Hemant Goyal said: (Oct 9, 2018)|
|I go with the motion that it should be allowed, if there is no fear of death for wrongdoing then it would exaggerate the crime rate and leads to pile up the jails and courts with criminals.|
|Rosyej said: (Oct 4, 2018)|
|Capital punishment should be given because every criminal should be fear to do anything wrong but it should be given to wrong person.
But it should be given to wrong doers not to right person.
|Gulfam Raza said: (Sep 29, 2018)|
|What is the porpose of giving punishment to someone?
Punishment is given so that a person can realize his fault and can regret that. So of if we allow this and snatches the life of someone, the very purpose of punishment undermines somewhere. It is not a mark of civilization. I wanna let you know that violence is violence whether it is done legally or illegally. Well the most important, since life is the property of God not of a man so the exclusive right to terminate it itself lies in the will of God, not on us.
|Sham said: (Sep 21, 2018)|
|Yes, It is not the right punishment. As pain feel by victim may be mental or physical is not imaginable. Country like Saudi Arabia gives such a dangerous punishment that no one could dare to commit the crime, but they don't use death penalty directly.
India is in need of such thing as rate of crime is increasing tremoundsly, for the safe future we have to take some concrete step as fast as possible.
|Amreen Ansari said: (Sep 21, 2018)|
|It should be banned because in my view its a small punishment for those criminals or are murderer and rapist. Because they can't realise every time their mistake. Punishment should be like for them what kills them all the time and gives pain them. Like on the open road among all the people they should be beaten by the hunter until he died.
Because in the place of capital punishment is not a good idea lifetime imprisonment because we can't risk for another crime that criminal would escape by power and again commit a crime again.
|Dewan said: (Sep 17, 2018)|
I think it should be allowed because the criminal doesn't have any right to do such ca rime which other has to suffer.
In case, if we banned the punishment other criminals are free to do such things which is not acceptable.
|Vartez said: (Sep 8, 2018)|
|According to me, the death penalty is not appropriate because life is precious, we need to forgive them by anyhow being human we need to love each other.|
|Anonymous said: (Aug 23, 2018)|
|Hello, I think Capital Punishment should be allowed as when a person commits a crime (in the case if CP was banned) he or she would think it's not much of a big deal to commit a crime and even he/she goes to jail would try ways to escape/bribe/offer bail. Even when we take a terrorist or a criminal who has gone beyond his/her limits by committing a serious crime, (if C.P was banned) we put him/her for life imprisonment giving them severe punishment. Then this instead of removing the thought of doing crime it would increase the anger of the criminal and force him/her to kill the one who is giving severe punishments.|
|Neha Kumari said: (Aug 23, 2018)|
|Penality death should be banned because this is not right decision, punishment means an extreme heart pain which result to relalised the mistake of that particular person but in penality death it becomes the end of life of that person, so this is not good. In our contribution there is freedom law to right to live but in penality death it brokes the law which is illegal in our law but penality death is. Ilegal why? And there is also the fact that if we have to right to born then why I have the right to death?|
|Shrihari said: (Aug 3, 2018)|
|Obviously, the capital punishment should be banned. Kill the crime and not the criminal. Many liberal democracies are completely pro-life when it comes capital punishment and as a result a lot of their prisons are running out of criminals. Whereas in a country like India, where capital punishment is quite common, You might find high rates of crimes. Social Awareness is the way forward, Many of the criminals are victims of social trauma and psychological trauma. We need to understand their condition before commenting about the punishment they should get. Rehabilitation is a must in prisons. I think countries like India should retrospect the methodology of dealing with criminals in the European democracies.|
|Preet said: (Jul 31, 2018)|
|Capital punishment ought to be allowed because may be no one try to same crime next time.|
|Chenna Keshavulu said: (Jul 26, 2018)|
When we talk about capital punishment it has both pros and cons.
For example, if we allow CP the others may say it is a violation of FR (rt to life). Otherwise, if we abolish it there is no chance to curb the criminals further it leads to increase of crimes and violence against innocent and moreover they also criticise the government.
So, what I mean to say is "cp should allow according to the intensity of crime". As it is better when compared to allowing and abolishing cp completely.
|Neha Kumar said: (Jul 24, 2018)|
|According to me, the Punishment should be there so that people do not kill the person.|
|Atharv said: (Jul 24, 2018)|
|Capital Punishment i.e. death penalty. I think that capital punishment must be allowed in the country as India has now become the habitat of criminals, evident from the ranking of India in regard of woman safety. People in India opine that committing a crime a thing of praise and are sure on the lineanacy of Indian system that they would either be free if they are supported by polical parties or to the most extreme they can get a jail term. But if the country has strict death punishment for the culprits then it will create a sense of fear amongst these unsocial person and might reduce the crime rate.|
|Mohd Sameer said: (Jul 22, 2018)|
|In my opinion, it should be abolished because it gives pain to the criminal for a few seconds but a rapist or murderer deserve pain in every second of the life.|
|Mohit Krishna Pradhan said: (Jul 16, 2018)|
|Should capital punishment be abolished? Today the current topic is the abolishment of capital punishment. This is a burning issue. Most people, they go for its dark sides and other go for its value. When victims over come each and every heinous activity. He decide to be killed. Different countries have different laws and regulations. Various capital punishment are there in world like hanging, firing, throwing stones to the head and so on. Certainly it is a inhuman act but it is really the right punishment to the victim. Now India has become the paradise of criminals. Especially, for serve offence like rape, series of murder, robbery, the court goes for the capital punishment. If they are not given any capital punishment, then the society praise to chaos. In country like India the minor girls are raped brutally. Capital punishment is the example for deplorable crimes. They should be hanged. The other in fear of death will stop doing harm others. No jail for years will be sufficient for these culprits. They are like the cancer cells and that should be burnt or cured quickly otherwise it will damage the whole body.
|Arup Kumar Saha said: (Jul 13, 2018)|
I think that the capital punishment should be allowed because there are many criminals who commit the crimes without having fear of punishment. They also think that they have political power so they can do whatever they want that's why crime rate is very high nowadays. So, the government should take proper step to stop this criminal activity and the government can stop this by allowing capital punishment. If capital punishment is banned then criminal repeats their crime which will be very bad for our society.
|Aisha. said: (Jul 4, 2018)|
|It should not be abolished. Because if we abolish it, then the criminals take it easily and repeat that crimes.|
|Rishav said: (Jun 28, 2018)|
|Capital punishment should be allowed as usual because there are many criminals, who commit crime without any fear because they assume that no one will punish them and they think they have political power that's why they can do what they want everyone we have to hear much news related to crime such as someone beaten a person to death because of money, a businessman has been murdered because he denied giving his money to criminal, criminal raped a juvenile child etc. If we hear this kind of news we expect they should be killed. So, why should judiciary or government not decide the capital punishment for them?|
|Chandan Mishra said: (Jun 28, 2018)|
|In my opinion, the death penalty has been given importance in judiciary system after analysing the severity of crime like murder and brutal acts. So there is more public good is involved in it and it shouldn't be banned. Second thing is that If death penalty won't be present then what will happen?
Definitely, it will give an appreciation for doing crime and crimes will increase as there is not any hard punishment.
The Only thing before giving death penalty is that court should judge the gravity of the crime and proper evidence regarding a crime.
|Mubashira Ahmed said: (Jun 23, 2018)|
|ALLOWED. Because capital punishment is the equal punishment for some very evil and cruel crimes like murdering a number of people, rape, sexually assaulting. For example, 2 people broke into Dr. Williams house. Beated Dr. William almost to death, raped his wife, sexually assaulted his 2 daughters which were 11 and 14 and when they all were still alive they set the house on fire, luckily Dr. William was saved but his family died. Do you think still the murderers should be given a light punishment or life inprisonment to have a chance to escape and murder more people. What do you think. What will dr. William will feel when he knows that the murderers of his whole family is still alive and eating continuosly?|
|Divit said: (Jun 18, 2018)|
|Capital punishment should be banned but instead of that more worse punishment should be given (they should be torchard and given life imprisonment) and criminals should be used for benefits like they should be used to lure other criminals they should be used to make hand made things in prison only for their whole life time and they should be torchard and should not be spared their whole lifetime. Only exception are those who done small stealing.|
|Nikita Jaiswal said: (Jun 7, 2018)|
|Why should it be abolished?
I am in favour of capital punishment. If in India there is no capital punishment the culprit has no fear because they know no one gives him big punishment.
If CP will present in India. The culprit wants to do they think 10 times before do. So guys think about it. It should never be abolished.
|Smriti Aggarwal said: (Jun 5, 2018)|
|I think it should be abolished because it is the worst example for the society. It conveys a bad message to the society. Everyone have a right to live. Therefore every criminals also should have to give a second change to improve their mistake.|
|B.Krishna said: (Jun 1, 2018)|
|In present situations, a crime is not going to court. In the police station if the crime is a rich or famous person or a celebrity take money and case will not occur. So, strictly government provide the rules and regulations to reduce these crimes.|
|Abiodun Olayemi said: (Jun 1, 2018)|
|Why should capital punishment be abolished?
Yes, it should be banned according to my knowledge capital punishment should be abolished be if someone kills a person they should kill that person back that my opinion.
|Vijay said: (May 30, 2018)|
|In my opinion, the capital punishment should not be abolished because it is necessary to kill the problem by its root. Moreover, it's not the extremity or severity of punishment but its the uniformity of punishment for every individual irrespective of being a celebrity, politician or so-called VIP. No one should be spared whosoever found guilty.|
|Anup said: (May 25, 2018)|
|Capital punishment should not banned as the criminal gets another chance to do the same cruelty against other people.|
|Vicky said: (May 20, 2018)|
|Yeah, of course, it cannot be banned if any criminal take someone's life, have done hilarious crimes killing, raping then definitely capital punishment is the best punishment for these people.|
|Desophiliac said: (May 18, 2018)|
|Capital-punishment should be abolished because we can't take a thing that we can't return.|
|Machhi Krunal said: (Apr 29, 2018)|
|It should not be banned because the criminals take it easily and repeat that crimes.|
|Zoya said: (Apr 26, 2018)|
|No, It should not be banned because it creates fear among the criminals.|
|Ayush Animesh said: (Apr 24, 2018)|
|Capital punishment must not be banned because it is only one right to punish the criminals and make a fear of them.|
|Appurajan said: (Apr 7, 2018)|
I suggest that capital punishment is must they will reduce the crimes. In the meantime, we have to look for the root cause of the crimes. They will stop at the base level of education, for the huge society we needed MORAL EDUCATION from the base level. If we teach children about the value of love, respect and good behaviours. These base level corrections will make a major impact in the society. Surely we can say that in upcoming days they will grow fruitful.
As by Mahatma Gandhi's quotes: Power based on love is thousand times more effective and permanent than the one derived from fear of punishment.
|Deepak Kumar said: (Mar 23, 2018)|
|The Capital punishment is the punishment which grows fear in the mind of a criminal and the person who tends to do criminal. Criminal does not direct capital punishment for petty things like dacoit. It is given by the court after a proper judgement. If instead if capital punishment if they would be given life imprisonment there will be fear in the mind of security that they can go anywhere from the jail.|
|Rasika Lasanthi said: (Mar 10, 2018)|
|I'm Rasika, & I have a different idea of capital punishment, which should be abolished. Every living being should have a right to live.
Better to treat the source of the crimes. I believe, love can play a vital role on this matter, as everyone expect love & care among each other. If all hearts are full of love, automatically these crimes may be reduced.
|Shyam said: (Mar 1, 2018)|
|Punishment should only be at the most equal to crime done. It must never be excessive to crime done. So only the crime involving murder there can be capital punishment and for none others. As death is most feared thing for most of the human beings. It should not be for other crimes like dacoity, abduction, rape or child rape etc. As these are not equal to murder. Even if we apply the formula an eye for eye than murder can be for murder only.|
|Gayatri said: (Feb 11, 2018)|
|Hi friends, according to me, the capital punishment should not be banned. If we stop punishing them they take it easy and other persons repeat the same for the next time. And the judgement should be same for everyone either they are rich or some celebrity or some famous person.|
|Piyu Verma said: (Jan 30, 2018)|
|As per my view, capital punishment should not be abolished. If we abolish it, then many things may be taken for granted and then we feel less secure.|
|Neha Sahu said: (Jan 13, 2018)|
|The only argument against capital punishment is that it is irrevocable. Justice is not in favour, and at times valuable lives have been lost due to its miscarriage. This calls for greater care and scientific investigation.|
|Pooja said: (Jan 8, 2018)|
|Hello Guys I'm pooja.
According to me, capital punishment should not be banned. These make fear under the criminals such as a rapist, killer. Through capital punishment, such type of crimes decrease.
|Flaona Davidson said: (Dec 30, 2017)|
|No man is a born criminal. Circumstances makes him a criminal. So he can be reformed by giving sufficient punishment and thus, can be turned into an useful human being. Death penalty is irreversible and irreparable. It goes against human rights and human dignity. Therefore, capital punishment should be banned.|
|Js Saxena said: (Dec 10, 2017)|
|If someone has taken someone else's right to life then he or she should not get the right to life and thus be given capital punishment.|
|Chingtham Lelindro Singh said: (Nov 22, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be abolished because those person involved in the heinous crime may use in space exploration for further benefit to the human being and send to Mars part of NASA experiment for habitat on mars. India can earn huge money for selling this kind of man due to large no of incident occur.|
|Mounisha said: (Oct 27, 2017)|
|It should not be banned as it's best punishment for the people who commit series crimes such as rape.|
|Xyz said: (Oct 19, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be banned as someone who kills, rapes, kidnaps or doing other mischievous activity is said criminal and if we kill a person by giving capital punishment than we are also criminals.|
|P S R Swami said: (Oct 15, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be abolished. The body parts of the living beings are precious and one of the organs where there are two and the convicted can live with one should be got donated and transplanted to the needy patient awaiting for such organs. Suppose lever some portion can be cut and it regrows. One eye, one kidney etc, can be taken out and used for some other needy person. Afterwards all these people can be located in specially made colonies along the borders so that they can serve the nation by being the human border. In case they die they laid their lives for the country and become martyrs. In this way the crime rate can be controlled. Earlier people used to be sent to Andaman as punishment and in the same fashion this can be done. In cases of rape the Cr.PC should be suitably amended to castrate them and then sent to the colony along the border. For their security smart fencing can be arranged which protects them from any danger to their lives.|
|Aditya Kumar Yadav said: (Oct 10, 2017)|
|Hello guys I am Adi accordimg to me capital punishment should no be abolished because this punishment makes fear under cirminals for not to make this type of crime. Death penality is right punishment for any big criminals.|
|Sandeep Jangid said: (Sep 28, 2017)|
|If the absence of adequate data on the subject, taking into consideration all cases, background of these soldiers, their known problems, age group, marital status, financial state, details of their past ten years tenures, detection of signs of depression and methods employed for the purpose and once signs of depression are observed, steps taken to seek expert help etc, no worthwhile examination of the problem is feasible.
Indian army has an enviable record spread over two cents.
|Charu said: (Sep 17, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should not be banned. As the person should be punished for the henious crime he has done. If the person has done rape or murder then death panelty should be given even though this is a very small punishment for the crime he has done. Just as we removes a rotten apple to save the basket full of apples, similary we must get rid of unwanted elements so that we can preserve the society.|
|Sujit Singh said: (Sep 14, 2017)|
|Hello everyone, I am Sujit. I want to speak something on this topic. CP shouldn't be banned because justice won't be achieved by the death penalty. It is a good rule by this rule no one ll go for crimes and murder etc. If there won't any punishment then many people ll involve with crime and then the percent of criminal ll increase. Not giving them the punishment they deserve ll encourage others to be a criminal. If something is making good to other peoples then it isn't bad to a thing like this.
|Batuk Soni said: (Sep 11, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be given to each and every killer and rapist that also in front of the public so that there will be a threat in each and every person of death before committing crime.|
|Ariba said: (Sep 2, 2017)|
|According to me, it should be banned because many innocents were also killed in CP.|
|Sourav Chakraborty said: (Aug 17, 2017)|
|I think capital punishment should not be abolished. Because justice will not be achieved by death penalty. Instead it will be achieved by reforming the person and giving sufficient punishment.|
|Sushant said: (Aug 12, 2017)|
|In my opinion I think it shouldnot be banned because there are certain cases in which this punishment seems less than what the crime a person had done like rape, brutally torchering and murdering someone. If the person who commits these crimes then the mindset of that person is never going to change throughout his life. He it is not done and he is given life imprisonment then I don't think it will work because today's generation is full of corruption, who knows he might get bailed next day and commits the same crime again. So it's better to kill his mindset of doing these crimes and this is only possible when he will be hanged to death!|
|Esha said: (Aug 11, 2017)|
|It shouldn't be banned because-.
1) It will vanish the fear from the mind of society leading to more crimes. We should think like criminals first so accordingly me as a criminal, I will have a strong urge to commit a crime and at that time the intensity of fear will be less but then also if there is no capital punishment, I will think like I don't care about life imprisonment. First of all I am not going to be caught and if I got caught then in jail I will think of various methods to break it or live happily there as I will have a lot of time to think and do.
2) We are a part of a group or society to achieve something. We are not free to harm others as a whole. A society shouldn't sacrifice due to one person if one person is affecting all the humanity then it is better to remove that particular criminal from the society. (As in case of apples).
3) We can't say that we don't have any right to kill a person and only the god has that right. Because god can never be a caption of that particular society we have a freedom to decide whether a criminal should be allowed to live or not.
4) By taking his life not only the society will get rid of him but also many who are going to do the same offence for them it will surely a scary one.
5) Capital punishment should be for severe cases only because in small crimes their is hope for criminals that they can change over a period of time. But big crimes not only show severity of crime but also severity of wrong thoughts too. And as we know involuntary action requires thinking and that thinking is not a byproduct of one day and one idea. So to break that cycle of thoughts in that criminal is a very long time process and if the criminal is not ready to change then his thoughts will die only when he is died.
6) By capital punishment we can develop a system in which whole society can understand severity of such crime and by this parents are sure to protect their children from such thoughts and actions.
|Vatsal said: (Jul 22, 2017)|
|I think the capital punishment must be given in rarest of rare cases i.e. when the degree of measure is same for eg if some one has brutally murdered someone and it is very much clear that he is the only criminal than it must be given, in all cases it must not be given because it can give an adverse affect on today's generation. I must say that it should not vanished from our Constitution as then it may feel to someone of bo fear of life.|
|Zeeshan said: (Jul 20, 2017)|
|What kind of double standard is that most of the people say that Capital punishment is barbaric and it should be banned. But for eg suppose if someone rapes your sister and you are the judge what punishment would you give to the culprit? 1000% people will say we'll give him death punishment, many will say I will kill people ruthlessly. But if one rapes someone's sister then you say, no capital punishment should be banned so why it's a double standard, Law should be same for all. Isn't it?|
|Ujjwal Chauhan said: (Jul 16, 2017)|
My name is Ujjwal Chauhan and according to my view, it is a right method to punish the criminals because if we abolish capital punishment. Among common people like us have not any fear that what will be done after doing a crime. And yes it's a right method to abolish crime from the world. And I want to tell you that the criminals have not any fear that what will be after doing a crime like rape, murder, etc. So, guys don't give them another chance to do such a matter again & again even. And we have not to increase their mighty minds.
And with the capital punishment they had a fear & they will think more than 100 times before doing such a crime.
|Dhivya said: (Jul 9, 2017)|
|I would like to say capital punishment is not needed for an hour. Because who is getting capital punishments?people who involve in crime like the killing of people, terrorism, and in some serious threats. If we do the same to the person what is the difference between them and us. Also, everyone has right to live. We are not God to take their lives. In some cases, innocent people get capital punishment instead of the right criminal. What an injustice is this. In my opinion, criminals should be given life imprisonment so that they can know the meaning of life. Also, our jail and police station infrastructure should be enhanced. So that no one would escape during imprisonment. That's all I want to say. Thank you all.|
|Zahra said: (Jul 9, 2017)|
|I believe that capital punishment should be banned. As Gautam Buddha has said. We have no right to take what we cannot give. While scrolling through I also saw that someone referred to the Ramayana. Well here's the thing: The Ramayana was written by Maharishi Valmiki who before he met Buddha would cut people's fingers and make a necklace out of it. If we come to think. Did he not deserve to die? Did he not take innocent lives? But Buddha forgave him and so he attained enlightenment and wrote the epic Ramayana. Secondly, Ramayana is about a war. A war in which soldiers who had done nothing wrong had to give their lives. And after bringing Sita back she was sent away as she had been in captivity of another man. What wrong did Sita do? Is the respect that should be given to women?|
|Stylo Man said: (Jun 29, 2017)|
|It should not be banned as it's the best punishment for the people who commit serious crimes such as rape.|
|Gauti said: (Jun 27, 2017)|
|It shouldn't be banned at all.
Rather than banning there should de proper judgement before reaching to any conclusion. It is the best punishment to be given to people's who commit serious threat like rape, terrors, corruption.
|Shubh said: (Jun 19, 2017)|
|According to me, capital punishment should not be banned because terrorists like the ones who would be executed will think 10 times before doing a crime.|
|Eelu said: (Jun 19, 2017)|
|I think capital punishment should be abolished. Capital punishment is not the only way to reduce crime rate instead of capital punishments we have to change the thoughts of criminals and make them realise about the mistake. Only way to reduce the crime rate is to change the thoughts of people but not severe punishments.|
|Ksg said: (Jun 16, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should not be banned. It application in some serious cases is useful. Cases like terrorism, capital punishment is necessary. If we not hang them, then we spent lot of money for their security and other things. Which is wrong. If we hang them then we can save lot of money. We can use this save money for the developement of India. So why we keep them in Prison And waste our useful money.|
|Akhil said: (Jun 4, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be banned. I have many reasons for saying this. Firstly, man does not have the right to kill. It is up to the gods alone. Secondly, the death penalty does not entirely deter crime. Those who want to kill will do it whatever the consequences. Thirdly, innocent victims are being killed, sometimes. They may have not been capable enough to prove their case, so they were called guilty. Finally, the families of those killed go through severe mental trauma and loss. I am sure I wasn't the only one who saw the mother and sister of Myuran Sukumaran on the day of his execution in Indonesia for a drug case.
But this doesn't mean that justice should not be served. People should face the consequences of their wrong doings. Someone who has taken the life of another doesn't deserve to live. But is is not us who should make the ultimate decision, it is God.
|Bansal said: (May 26, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should not be banned in India rather it should be used only in only certain cases where the criminal deserves a hard but not harsh one whereas in cases of rape, honour killing the criminal should not be hanged to death rather should be given life imprisonment where the criminal should be beaten on a daily basis where he would cry for death, but death would be given to him so that every person who thinks of raping a girl would first think of its consequences.|
|Pkt said: (May 15, 2017)|
|It should not be banned, while in the case of the rarest to rare, execution must be on public place.|
|Ravishankar said: (May 8, 2017)|
|According to me, one that has made the justice system fail in India is the doctrine " RAREST OF THE RARE'. Because of this 99.99% of mass murderers get away scot free and retributive justice has become a non-sequitur.
In my opinion, the only way punishment would work would be 'retributive justice' and all other objectives such as rehabilitation and reformative justice are bull-shit and need to be scrapped.
|Rax Ritik said: (May 7, 2017)|
|It should be banned because in India. We all aware of the Indian judicial system, our's is the system in which you are a celebrity then it doesn't matter what is your crime?
So when we can't able to punish the rich, then we should also not discriminate against other sections. And it is also a cruelty to humans, although criminals are also an enemy of humanity but we are civilians so how can we go with jungle laws (as capital punishment) !
Come forward and protest against it.
|Vkc said: (Apr 27, 2017)|
|Capital punishment is necessary, and applicable in India, as this will set an example to others, securing not only peace but the confidence of the citizens in the government. Confining a person with capital crime in prison leaves the victims or the family of the victims in fear and distress and later develop lack of confidence towards the government and also maintaining a high security prison and protocols for such convicts is expensive for government maintenance (whereas we can use this funds for the development of the nation) and India is capable for initiating capital punishment because we have an independent judiciary (so no politicizing of justice and capital punishment will not be misused). In conclusion, I don't want to know that Osama bin Ladin or any other terrorists and rapist running around or sitting in prison with a chance of jailbreak.|
|Mike Kaushal said: (Apr 10, 2017)|
|We can stop rape in India, there is only one-way Indian parliament should give permission for brothels in India. Then I am 1000% sure innocent girls will not become a victim, Even boys will stop looking the girl, Even stop talk with girls. All boys will think there are only 1000 rupees for go to a brothel. Then there is no any boy who will take the risk to do rape of the innocent girl. If the government allow the licenced brothels in India. Then there will no any rape happen with the innocent girls.|
|Viren said: (Apr 3, 2017)|
|It should not be banned in our India because it is a good rule by this rule no one will go for crimes and murder etc.|
|Abin Baby said: (Apr 3, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be banned. Humans do not have the right to take a persons life. The punishment is given not only as a punishment but also it gives a chance to lead a new life by realising previous mistakes.|
|Vinay Karotiya said: (Apr 2, 2017)|
|According to me, it should not be banned it should be there for serious crimes, after all there should be lesson for criminals who are there to harm us our country our people, our country spends lots of money on these criminals like 26/11 (Ajmal Kasab) India spends money on him seriously a lot of money if he had to be punished earlier that money had been saved. So it should be there.|
|Ashis Sardar said: (Apr 2, 2017)|
|I think capital punishment system should not be banned. If there will not any punishment then many people will involve with crime and then the percent of criminal will increase.|
|Shailesh Kumar Dubey said: (Mar 26, 2017)|
In my point of view, capital punishment should not be banned but it should be applied for big crime and an enoshen. If a person is doing something worth which is not good for our society, He should be punished like this.
|Aparna said: (Mar 12, 2017)|
|Capital punishment should be banned because nowadays the people have money can easily escape from the crimes. In front of money there is no rapist, no criminals and no crimes, then why should we support capital punishment? sometimes the non-criminal persons became the part. Now so many countries abolished or banned capital punishment and introduce new laws and new punishments for different crimes.
Capital punishment should be banned, am not supporting the criminals. The criminals who is doing cruel crimes should be punished cruelly, very cruelly.
Most of the criminals are not afraid of punishments, because there is no problem for food, proper shelter, and safe too. Today the world and laws nothing in front of money.
So many of them doing crimes for money and for others.
|Sir Brymex said: (Mar 8, 2017)|
|NOT be abolished because it is the evidence of safe living and crimeless society.|
|Gaurav Kaushal said: (Mar 6, 2017)|
|Hi, I want to convey this message to everyone come forward & do protest against death penalty. Death penalty is cruel, It is in human. Kindly stop it, It is law of jungle. So kindly abolish death penalty.|
|Anchit Chauhan said: (Mar 4, 2017)|
|According to me, it should not be banned.
Our world is overpopulated. People are starving and living in poverty all around the world. Criminals are sitting in jail cells, living comfortably with their free health care, cooked meals etc. They have killed people, raped children, committed acts of terrorism and who knows what else. All Criminals need to be killed, there is no need to keep these disgusting, vile, sub-human scumbags alive. Make them all death penalty and should clear the world with criminal trash. Then, maybe we can start using our money to develop our civilized society, instead of wasting it on putrid scumbags. We are not trying to get revenge instead we are trying to give them what they deserve.
|Pooja Bansal said: (Mar 3, 2017)|
|It should obviously be abolished. It's an inhuman act. When we can't give life to anyone, we don't have any right to snatch it. Capital punishment is not the only solution because it doesn't give chance to realise the mistakes. The need of the hour is to make people responsible for better nation and initiate them to involve themselves in hurtful acts. Instead this the victim should be given chance to take his revenge from the criminal but not as a mean of death.
Capital punishment should abolish.
Unless lives of others will flourish.
|Rashu said: (Feb 16, 2017)|
Although we are not here to decide that the person should live in the society or not or we can say, we are not "GOD". But if we see the epic "The Ramayana" Ram killed Ravan because he kidnapped his wife and misbehaved with her and also he mistreated the people. The Epic shows that Victory of Good over evil which leads that we will get JUSTICE some day. We thought that law will take strict actions against the wrongdoings. I support Capital punishment is allowed in our country because if we give a chance to the criminals it will lead to increasing crimes than before. But it is also true that this will not be justified if we gave the punishment without any pain to them who are doing these heinous crimes. Therefore, Stringent laws should be made and these criminals should be first tortured day by day so that they will repent their evil deeds. And afterward, they should be hanged. As in the case of Acid attacks or Rapes, the victim has to suffer the whole life and to survive with that pain and the humiliation they face lifetime. Rich Criminals released very easily and others are only having rest in the Jail.
If we see the highest rape crimes countries involving Canada, Sweden, Germany, South Africa where the capital punishment has been abolished. Still, the rate of crimes is very high there. Therefore, Abolition of Capital Punishment may not help to eradicate the crimes in our country.
Our Government also spend lots of amount in surviving the criminals. This will affect our economy as well. As these funds can be used to reduce poverty and develop the underdeveloped section of our society.
|Sujeet Sagar said: (Feb 16, 2017)|
|Yes, Of course, it would be banned because today we see so many crimes such as "Crime against women" development and so many other crimes the development of our country will be slow.|
|Mohit Gautam said: (Feb 15, 2017)|
|In my opinion I think capital punishment should not be banned.
We can take the example of countries such as Pakistan and Iraq, every 5th day a terrorist attack takes place. Because of abolition of CP.
|Aashi said: (Feb 3, 2017)|
|Hey, I am Aashi.
I think capital punishment is given to those who committed a big crime.
|Neha said: (Jan 13, 2017)|
|Captial punishment should be there for those who deserve it. For every crime we have some punishment as well as fine but are these punishments or fines enough for a terrorist who take our thousands of people lives away and leave their families in unbearable pain. Should government spent too much money in their maintenance, or for rapists who destroy women's life or for killers who kills a person only for money.
Every year we hear about many cases but most of them are frequently taking place. Why? because ignorance of law is making them fearless. They commit crime easily and get free and ready for another one.
Only one step we need to take here is a firm punishment or it may be CP, I will go for CP.
|Lekshmy Nanda said: (Jan 10, 2017)|
|It should not be banned. Because nowadays women should be more alert after the case of Jisha, Soumya. And Govindhachhammi and Ameerool, they are not to be escaped. They must get the punishment at maximum. Then only these men study a lesson. So that we need it.|
|Abhishikta Choudhury said: (Jan 9, 2017)|
|Death penalty or capital punishment means a punishment that ends one life forever and Life is the gift of God. No one, not even the state has the right to take away one's life. According to most of the critique, the death penalty is unsuited for a civilized society as morally it does not make us better if we kill those who kill? It hypocritical. It is a barbaric way to who believe in the principle of "eye for an eye tooth for a tooth limb for a limb and life for a life". Sir James Stephen draftsman of IPC mentioned that no other punishment deters man so effectively as the punishment death but in the general Assembly of US stated that there is no credible evidence that death penalty deters crime more. In places where the death penalty has been abolished, statics do not show any rise in a homicide, on the contrary, it shows a reduction in the number of homicide than the country where it has been retained as in Canada 40%drop in the murder rate.
The death penalty also violates The article 21 of the Constitution ie right to life which is the most basic of all human Right, however, the same article provides that it must not be opposite to the procedure established by law which is off course Rarest of the Rarest cases. Punishment according to the majority jurists should not be destructive to the offender. They agree that it is not the severity but the certainty of the punishment that deters. If the offender can escape or think or belief that he can remain undetected or untouched he may plan the murder. Sometimes even in the case of Predetermined and cold blooded murders of the most brutal types, the true offenders remain undetected or if arrested then for want of sufficient and relevant evidence given the benefit of doubt and acquitted. When so many people go free and roam free, what deterrent even in the case of cold blooded murders can the death penalty bring about Hardly any. So even if the death sentence is abolished there is no danger.
Human beings are ought to make mistakes so as our judges if Judge makes mistake in the course of deciding judicial proceedings than that mistake can not be remedied after execution. The Supreme Court has itself admitted on several occasions that there are confusion and contradiction in the application of the death penalty. Last year 14 eminent retired judges wrote to the President, pointing out that the Supreme Court had erroneously given the death penalty to 15 people since 1996, of whom two were hanged. The judges called this "the gravest known miscarriage of justice in the history of crime and punishment in independent India". The opponent of capital punishment also said that death penalty mainly sentences to the person who belongs from economically and a social backwards section of the society. Studies conducted by Amnesty International and the People's Union for Civil Liberties have shown that the process of deciding who should be on death row is arbitrary and biased. Therefore, there is no need for a punishment of such and so it should be banned.
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