On scanning the video, police found that they had captured footage of Central Secretariat, where the Cabinet Secretariat is housed. The drone was detected when it was flying near Rashtrapati Bhavan, said police.
DCP (Crime Branch) Dr Ram Gopal Naik said, “Singh was arrested Friday from his residence in Vasant Kunj, and was in police custody for three days.” He was produced before a court Monday, and released on bail.
"Investigation has revealed that it was a premeditated attack on SAIL chairman Anil Kumar Chaudhary after he refused to go through with a coal deal with the accused... the intention was to intimidate the victim,” said a police officer.
The woman accused in this case is the same person who, in April, had levelled allegations of sexual harassment against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi. An in-house inquiry committee of the Supreme Court had in May given the CJI a clean chit, concluding it “found no substance” in the woman employee’s allegations of sexual harassment.
First-time economic offenders and those arrested under dowry charges are lodged in jail no.7. A source said Chidambaram “will be allotted six blankets — three for putting on top of the cot — a fan and a western toilet”.
The Delhi Transport Department has, meanwhile, proposed that the notification authorising the traffic department to “compound” traffic violations under the Motor Vehicles Amendment Act, 2019, be issued in the L-G’s name, it is learnt.