Unfortunately, irresponsible statements are being made about my actions when all that I am doing is honouring the due process of law .
The eight also thanked him for helping them get a lawyer and taking their case before the HC.Congress accused Sinha and BJP of fanning communal tension.
They visited Sinha's residence on Friday, where the minister welcomed them with garlands and sweets.Pushed on the defensive, Sinha said "I have full faith in our judicial system and rule of law.
You can never win.”Sources said Sinha told the men it was his duty to ensure they get justice.
HAZARIBAG: Junior civil aviation minister Jayant Sinha has found himself in the midst of a raging controversy after garlanding eight men convicted in a lynching case (but recently released on bail).
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