Chandigarh Stalking Case

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Court partly allows Barala’s plea seeking call details of Varnika Kundu, her father, advocate

Says call details of Varnika, her father and advocate may be provided for August 4 and 5 and not from August 1

Stalking case: Defence counsel seeks call records of Varnika, her father

The call records of Varnika and her father have been sought by the defence counsel to verify the location of the duo during the incident.

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Chandigarh stalking case: After 41 days, police submit chargesheet against Vikas, Ashish

The police submitted the chargesheet under sections of stalking (354 d), wrongful restraint (341) and abduction attempt (365). The chargsheet has around 48 evidences, including Varnika Kundu and her father Haryana IAS officer VS Kundu as the prime witnesses.

Chandigarh stalking case: Vikas Barala denied bail

“The allegations show the manner in which the offences have been committed, which itself dis-entitles the petitioner the concession of bail,” read the court order.

Chandigarh stalking case: No bail for Haryana BJP chief's son Vikas Barala

The woman, the daughter of a senior IAS officer, had accused Vikas (23) and his friend Ashish Kumar (27) of stalking her last month.

Chandigarh geri route: Where boys routinely follow girls, and no eyebrows are raised

Varnika Kundu’s ordeal took place late at night, but on the geri route, stalking takes place in broad daylight, is a public activity, and treated as if it is a coming-of-age ritual.

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PCR gets over 300 calls every night in Chandigarh, and their response time is 3 to 5 minutes

Situated on the fifth floor in the building of Chandigarh Police headquarters, Sector 9, the PCR is considered to be one of the best. It is equipped with modern and powerful systems that help it keep track of events in the entire region.

Chandigarh stalking case: We have built watertight case, will ensure conviction in court, said DGP Tajender Singh Luthra

Director General of Police, Chandigarh, Tajender Singh Luthra dismisses charges of political pressure, says it was the quick response of the Chandigarh Police that saved Varnika Kundu.

Chandigarh stalking case: Ending the silence

“I’m lucky, it seems, to not be the daughter of a common man, because what chance would they have against such VIPs? I’m also lucky, because I’m not lying raped and murdered in a ditch somewhere.”

Chandigarh stalking case: Vikas Barala, Ashish Kumar sent to judicial custody till August 25

Meanwhile, residents of Chandigarh held a march on Friday night in support of Varnika Kundu.

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Chandigarh 'stalking' case: City holds 'Bekhauf Azaadi March' to raise awareness on women's safety

Chandigarh stalking case: Residents of the city held a 'Bekhauf Azaadi March' on Friday night, to raise awareness on women's safety. Spearheaded by theatre person Amy Singh, the march was attended by scores of people. It was held in the wake of the arrest of Haryana BJP chief Subash Barala's son, Vikas, who is accused of chasing and stalking a senior IAS officer's daughter, Varnika.

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