Tajinder Singh Bagga will get reduction until July 6, Excessive Court docket nod to conditional grilling
Chandigarh, Might 10
Directing towards the initiation of coercive steps until the subsequent date of listening to on July 6, the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket at this time made it clear that the Punjab Police may interrogate BJP chief Tajinder Singh Bagga, however solely at his residence in Delhi.
Justice Anoop Chitkara additionally made it clear that the interrogation crew would comprise of most three individuals led by an officer not under IPS rank.
Taking over Bagga’s petition for quashing the FIR registered towards him and associated issues, Justice Chitkara additionally barred the police from submitting the ultimate investigation report or the challan within the matter beneath Part 173 of the CrPC. The route would stay in operation not less than until subsequent date of listening to.
“In case the police need to interrogate the petitioner, it shall achieve this solely on the place of his residence at Delhi and that too solely twice earlier than the subsequent date of listening to. The petitioner shall be interrogated just for one hour every time between 10 am and 5 pm within the presence of his counsel,” Justice Chitkara asserted, whereas fixing the case for last listening to on July 6.
On the onset, Punjab Advocate-Common Anmol Rattan Singh Sidhu submitted that further paperwork had been required to be positioned on file. He additionally assured the Bench that the arrest warrants towards the petitioner wouldn’t be executed until the subsequent date.