The Bombay High Court on Wednesday rejected the petition filed by senior IPS officer Rashmi Shukla challenging the FIR lodged by Mumbai Police in March this year. The police had booked unidentified persons for allegedly tapping phones and leaking confidential documents on the State Intelligence Department complaint since such tapping was in violation of the Official Secrets Act 1923.
Mumbai Police has booked Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut for putting objectionable posts on her Instagram profile allegedly linking the Sikh community to Khalistanis. The actor had put out the post when farmers protesting the now to-be-repealed farm laws comprised a vast majority of Sikh farmers from Punjab and elsewhere.
The Supreme Court today granted protection from arrest to Param Bir Singh, former Mumbai Police Commissioner, in a number of cases registered against him by the Mumbai Police. Singh had filed the petition against the Bombay High Court's September 16 judgment dismissing his plea as not maintainable.
A Mumbai court has granted bail to businessman Raj Kundra, the husband of actor Shilpa Shetty, two months after his arrest in a pornography case. Kundra has been given bail on a surety of Rs 50,000 along with co-worker Ryan Thorpe.