The Allahabad High Court has directed the police to produce gang-rape victim of Phoolpur before the later today. The Court also directed SSP Prayagraj Sarvsreshtha Tripathi and SHO Phulpur Rakesh Chaurasia and former SHO Brijesh Kumar to be present before the court.
The Supreme Court today reserved its order on a batch of petitions in the alleged Hathras gang rape and murder case. The issues under consideration by the court are: who would monitor the CBI, if the case should be transferred and which agency will provide security.
The Uttar Pradesh government has filed an affidavit with the Supreme Court, in which it has claimed that permission was taken from the family of the Hathras victim before cremation. The government has also claimed that the families in question “had personal enmity since a long time.”
The Supreme Court today granted interim bail to the two members of Jan Jagaran Shakti Sangathan, who were sent to judicial custody for supporting a gangrape survivor during the court proceedings in Araria gangrape case.
Justice Rohit Arya of the Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court on July 30 dispensed this unique condition for granting bail. Apart from tying the rakhi, the accused will also have to give gifts to the woman's children.
Delhi High Court Issues Direction in a plea challenging the order passed by Session Judge releasing a person accused under section 376 IPC and Section 4 of The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 on interim bail for one month without the issuance of a notice on the application.
By the third week of May, more than 200 migrants were reported to have died due to road accidents while trudging home because of the nationwide lockdown. A colleague of mine suggested that we should do an analysis of the causes of these accidents.