Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, March 22
The Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket right now made it clear the arrest of Punjab’s former Director Normal of Police Sumedh Singh Saini within the Kotkapura police firing case will stay stayed, however the prosecution/state can be at liberty to proceed with the matter.
The route by Justice Avneesh Jhingan got here after senior advocate Harin P Rawal, showing for the state, submitted though the petitioner’s arrest had been stayed, or not it’s granted the freedom to proceed in accordance with regulation. Fixing August three as the following date of listening to, Justice Jhingan asserted: “Within the meantime, the interim order dated March four is modified. The arrest of the petitioner shall stay stayed, nonetheless the prosecution/state can be at liberty to proceed with the matter in accordance with regulation.”
Saini, although senior counsel APS Deol and Himmat Singh Deol, was in search of anticipatory bail within the FIR registered on the Kotkapura metropolis police station on August 7, 2018, for try and homicide, inflicting grievous harm by harmful weapons or means, disappearance of proof and different offences underneath Sections 307, 326, 324, 323, 341, 201, 218, 120B, 34, 148 and 149 of the IPC and the provisions of the Arms Act.
The FIR was registered after a number of individuals had been injured within the police firing on October 14, 2015, at Kotkapura following sacrilege incidents at Bargari and Burj Jawahar Singh Wala.