The counsel representing Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal and party leader Bikram Singh Majithia alleged that the retired judge has misled the court by not making it clear that his term as Chairman had come to an end.
At a press conference here, Sidhu said Sukhbir was concocting stories. “I never met Justice Ranjit Singh and am only conversant with him through media. The same is with Sukhpal Singh Khaira whom I have never met,” he said.
In a severe stricture,the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday flayed the Punjab Police for attempting to save highly influential people held guilty by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) of its own officers for mercilessly assaulting a tehsildar.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has slapped a Rs 10,000 penalty on two Punjab IAS officers for suspending a woman panch,who had explained her absence from panchayat meetings by pointing out that her husband was suffering from cancer.
Holding that a uniform policy needs to be formulated for all the private schools by the Chandigarh Administration to ensure no arbitrariness takes place at the time of admissions,the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday asked the administration to explain what steps were being taken in this regard.
In a setback for Naresh Batra,a city businessman,who is fighting a legal battle with his brother and nephew,the Punjab and Haryana High Court has dismissed his petition demanding quashing of a complaint and summoning ordered by a trial court in 2005.
Justice Ranjit Singh of the Punjab and Haryana High Court today recused from hearing the petition filed by SS Virk,former Director General of Police,Punjab seeking quashing of FIR of disproportionate assets registered against him.