Punjab Police beneath judicial scanner in one other ‘inter-state abduction’
Chandigarh, Might 11
Punjab Police functioning has come beneath judicial scanner in yet one more case of alleged inter-state abduction. The case has hit the limelight after the surfacing of an analogous matter involving BJP chief Tajinder Singh Bagga.
In his petition towards the State of Punjab and different respondents, Harnoor Singh via counsel Naresh Jain was in search of the setting apart of the ultimate report dated March 30 offered in FIR No. 32 dated March 9 beneath the provisions of the NDPS Act, registered at Sadar police station in Hoshiarpur district. Instructions had been additionally sought at hand over the probe to an impartial company for conducting re-investigation.
The counsel submitted that the petitioner was falsely implicated. He was picked up on March 7 from a lodge in Kota, Rajasthan, and delivered to Hoshiarpur. His transit was recorded in CCTV footage, clearly displaying the date and time. The FIR was lodged towards the petitioner on March 9 on the allegations that 10 kg opium was recovered from his automobile; which was parked exterior the lodge as seen from the CCTV footage. The counsel additional contended that the petitioner’s father moved a illustration, together with all proof to the State DGP and different larger authorities. However the impugned challan was filed within the meantime. Justice Harnaresh Singh Gill issued a discover of movement for July 14.