The division bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing a PIL filed by Mahendra Pratap Singh asked the Director-General of Police, Uttar Pradesh, and the members of the S.I.T team to clarify the inaction of the Police Authorities
The case of death of the rape victim, who attempted self-immolation outside the Supreme Court premises has been registered under Section 167, 195-A , 218, 504, 506 and 120-B of IPC, against MP Atul Rai and Amitabh Thakur in the Police station Hazratganj, lucknow.
The National Commission for Women on Tuesday took cognisance of a woman, who set herself ablaze before the Supreme Court, alleging that she had lodged a rape case against MP Atul Rai, but the Uttar Pradesh Police, instead of helping her, issued a non-bailable warrant against her.
The Supreme Court bench while hearing the Public Interest Litigation seeking the indulgence of the court to intervene with the illegal arrest of the innocent general public who are labor contractors for their speech and expression by way of pamphlets affixed on the wall which is spread in social media.
A three-Judge Supreme Court bench directed the Union Public Service Commission and the Jharkhand Public Service Commission to file a reply in a plea alleging that they violated the apex court order on appointment of the Director General of Police