The convicts, whose mercy petition was rejected by the President, had moved the Bombay HC.
The state, this year, has spent Rs 229 crore and Rs 50 crore in print and electronic media, respectively.
The complainant had alleged that the judge used to stare at her quite often in an offensive manner.
A departmental inquiry would be conducted by a senior judge after which final action would be taken.
Priya worked at a call centre and was home on February 8 as she had a day off.
The court’s ruling came while allowing a petition filed by an MNC seeking quashing of proceedings initiated by NCW on a complaint of a former employee.
The judges observed the wife had made ‘unfounded’ allegations against the man.
The Dahi Handi ceremony is held on Janmashtami, the birthday of lord Krishna, every year.
The court was hearing a PIL filed by activist Sangeeta Punekar citing media reports based on the incident.
The Governor had, on December 17, 2013, refused to grant sanction to prosecute Chavan.
HC was acting on a PIL stating it was state’s ‘constitutional obligation’ to compensate victims.
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The Bombay High Court on Tuesday ordered the state government to disburse, within four weeks, compensation to the next of kin of four persons, who lost their lives during the July 13, 2011 Mumbai triple bomb blasts. The court observed that the delay in disbursement was caused as the government had not authorised the Thane […]
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