It also ordered the driver to pay Rs 50,000 as compensation to the legal heirs of the deceased. The driver had rammed into many shops and hit the victim at M B Road, Mehrauli, around 2 am on November 1-2 in 2001.
“There is a park nearby where I play, but since last month, I have not been able to play there as we came to know that some are building a community centre there... We are very sad,” she wrote in the letter, drawing a ‘sad’ face next to it.
Duty Magistrate Pankaj Sharma allowed the ED to question Wani till August 20. During the proceedings, advocate M S Khan, appearing for Wani, opposed the plea and moved an application, alleging that ED officials compelled the accused to sign documents
Additional Sessions Judge Ashwini Kumar Sarpal, while hearing a 2015 case, said that “vague” and unspecified allegations made against the accused — that he had misbehaved with the victim by giving blow on her back — is “not sufficient” to “invoke” provisions of POCSO Act against him.
The Special Court stated that from the perusal of records, it appeared that the accused and their company were taking “payments” without having "requisite approvals" from government authorities for the purpose of construction of a residential colony.
The statements were made Wednesday during cross-examination in front of court-appointed local commissioner Santosh Mishra, in a Rs 1 crore defamation case filed by him against lawyer and human rights activist Vrinda Grover and others.
The police told Additional Sessions Judge Siddhartha Sharma that the suspect, Syed Zishan Ali, was an active member of the AQIS. They said that Ali needed to be interrogated to ascertain the location of his brother Syed Mohammad Arshiyan and brother-in-law Sabeel Ahmed, who is the brother of alleged Glasgow airport attack mastermind Kafil Ahmed.
A Delhi court had last year acquitted Bawana of the charge of trying to kill a policemen in a 2015 shootout. The court, however, held him guilty of possessing illegal arms. Earlier in June, the alleged IM co-founder Yasin Bhatkal had also filed a plea in court alleging human rights violations.
While being cross-examined in a case of alleged defamation at Patiala House Courts, former TERI chief R K Pachauri was Tuesday asked by the counsel of the defendants — Vrinda Grover and others — to leave the courtroom for some time.
While Mohanlal had cleaned sewers before, he wasn't experienced, she said, asking why there were no safeguards to protect him: “They clean the filth left by people of this city. Shouldn’t there be rules to safeguard their lives?”
The FIR also mentions that a DJB vehicle and its driver were present at the spot. A case has been registered against Dinesh under IPC section 304 (punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder).
The complaint was filed by NGO Nyayabhoomi through its secretary Rakesh Agarwal. The court said the clauses of the City Taxi Scheme (CTS), 2015 mandate that only fares “prescribed” by the transport department can be charged.
A rape victim has rejected monetary compensation and submitted before a Delhi court that her “suffering” cannot be undone by it, and that receiving the money could jeopardise her marriage. All four people involved in the case have been convicted.
The seven, including Hurriyat hardliner Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s son-in-law, Altaf Ahmad Shah, and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq’s aide, Shahid-ul-Islam, were arrested a day earlier over alleged terror funding from Pakistan.
Hearing the revision petition, Additional Sessions Judge Sanjay Bansal observed that the Metropolitan Magistrate (MM) did not read the woman’s “statement” under Section CrPC 164 “carefully” before discharging the two accused.
The girl had eloped with the man on July 9 last year, following which the two started living together after performing ‘nikah’. Subsequently, a missing person report was lodged by the girl’s mother at Kalyanpuri police station in east Delhi.