The Himachal Pradesh High Court observed that the Counsel appearing for the petitioner made a statement before the National Lok Adalat that as the state was intending to withdraw the appeal filed by it, the petitioner be also permitted to withdraw the cross objections filed by him.
The Himachal Pradesh High Court has observed that a victim of a sexual offence cannot have any locus standi to approach the Court for quashing of FIR registered for the sexual assault, which she had faced.
In such circumstances, the bench failed to appreciate as to how the plan/map submitted by the petitioners for reconstruction/carrying out major repair work of the building for commercial purpose could have been rejected.
The Apex Court Bench observed this act to be well planned murder. Vinay Kumar, advocate for the Petitioner Naresh argued that in the testimonies of witnesses , the role of Naresh has not been ascribed in the alleged crime.