Petitioner's advocate Nishi Kant Sinha said that the District Magistrate of Koria rejected the request for the grant of parole only on the ground that the Superintendent of police hasn't accorded his consent for release of the petitioner.
The Chhattisgarh High Court will hear the Public Interest litigation filed in connection with the possession of the builder on the land given to the jail Authorities by Korea Maharaja in Baikunthpur on February 23.
Two men, Achhar Singh and Budhi Singh, had challenged their conviction by the Himachal Pradesh High Court. One had been sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment and the other to undergo life imprisonment, plus a fine. The High Court had overturned their acquittal by the trial court.
Supreme Court's Juvenile Justice Committee met with juvenile justice representatives from all high courts along with UNICEF and key Central ministry officials to discuss protecting of children in juvenile and care homes during the Covid surge.