Federation for People’s Rights (FPR) Secretary G. Sugumaran sent an appreciation letter to Chief Justice, Supreme Court of India Mr. Justice P. Sathasivam and also a similar letters to Judges Mr. Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Mr. Justice Shiva Kirti Singh on 25.01.2014:
On behalf of ‘Federation for People’s Rights (FPR), Puducherry’ we convey our heartiest thanks for delivering the Judgment on death penalty by the three Judges bench headed by your honour on 21st January 2014. This is a historical, remarkable, land mark Judgment and it leaves the message to the civilised society to abolish the barbarous death penalty from the statute. This Judgment was sincerely welcomed by the human rights groups working in all over the India and also in the international level. We, the citizens concerned, working in the field of human rights say that this judgment will definitely strengthen the movement against the death penalty in India.
G. SUGUMARAN, Secretary.