Delhi Police moved an utility looking for three days additional custody of Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar beneath investigation for the homicide of a 23-year-old wrestler, stating that this was a “cold-blooded homicide”.
Extra Public Prosecutor Atul Srivastava advised Metropolitan Justice of the Peace Rashmi Gupta that the police has recovered one router and acknowledged that the “first clinching proof we may accumulate is the video.” The court docket will pronounce its order on the police utility.
The APP advised the court docket that the digicam put in round Chhatrasal Stadium has been dismantled.
“He (Sushil) was the in-charge of the whole lot there. DVR has not been recovered. The cell phone needs to be recovered. It’s clearly seen from bare eyes that he was carrying a danda. That danda has not been recovered. The garments he was carrying haven’t been recovered,” the APP advised the court docket.
Shrivastava additionally advised the court docket that as per Sushil’s personal disclosure assertion, he had hidden in Haryana and different states and that the police have to make recoveries to “attain the appropriate conclusion”.
He added that another individuals had been additionally arrested, and two or three days had been consumed in these arrests.
Sushil’s lawyer, Pardeep Rana, advised the court docket that Sushil is “not a dreaded felony” however “is the sufferer of the circumstances.”
“He’s the one who introduced delight to the nation, not simply as soon as, however twice. He’s the one individual in our nation who did this. He has been conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, Padma Bhushan and so forth. However the investigating company is hardly caring about his private liberty,” Rana stated.
The lawyer added that he has “by no means witnessed such a case” by which the police was nonetheless looking for the accused’s garments. “This exhibits they’re attempting to beat across the bush. I’ve gone by way of this utility. Not even a single floor [for custody] is proven. Within the final 10 days, you [Police] are unable to recuperate a danda. Police remand can’t be given till there’s a particular cause within the utility or the identical has been disclosed by the case diary. Out of 11, 9 accused individuals have been arrested, and lots of have been despatched to judicial custody,” Rana stated.
In flip, Shrivastava advised the court docket, “It’s cold-blooded homicide. Justice ought to be there for the victims. The entire society is wanting as much as this case. Will he, as we speak, agree that he was there? No, he is not going to.”
On Could 4, Sagar Dhankhar, who had competed within the 97-kg Greco-Roman class, was overwhelmed to dying following a conflict between two teams. Sushil has been arrested by the police in reference to the homicide after he was on the run.