Death penalty is terminating a life on the earth. It is inhuman act supported by law in order to save humanity from the clutches of inhumane. Death penalty is not a new phenomenon. It has been since the beginning. We have seen several instances.
Argument for the death penalty
Argument against death penalty
If there is death penalty
Is death penalty only the solution to decrease the crime rate?
Death penalty and reduction of crime rate are not related in action. There should be strengthening of areas which are related to reduction of crime rate. Governments should strengthen the weak areas of system to reduce the crime rate.
Death penalty is not a new one as invented by present peole. It is in the vogue since historical period. Why the King nedunchezhian gave death penalty to the businessman Kovalan, in Silappathikaaram. The opposed king Veerapandia Kattapomman hanged through a death penalty by British. Bagath Singh was sentenced death penalty. If there is no death penalty, the fear of doing crime including murdering will vanish from the minds of criminals. Since this is kaliyug, the criminals will mushroom, defenitely and the death penalty should be there. That too the death penalty should not be postponed on any circumstances and it should be done within a short period. Mercy petition, Appealing possibility can be applicable only for cases other than the sentence of death penalty. To avoid this the Judges should also be careful in sentencing the death penalty as a innocent should not be get punished.