The Gujarat government has reinstated an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, who is an accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case and has given him a plum posting as Superintendent, DGP Vigilance Squad, according to a Gujarat state home department notification issued Thursday midnight.
A special women's court in Mumbai on Tuesday granted pre-arrest bail to senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, accused by a model of raping her, saying his custodial interrogation was not required in connection with the case.
Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, accused of rape and molestation by a model-turned- actress, was today grilled for nearly four hours during which he denied the charges levelled against him, police said today.
In her complaint, she has alleged that the officer had called her to his house in cantonment area on the pretext of some official work and then allegedly misbehaved with her there, Mishra said.
Suspended Gujarat cadre IPS officer N K Amin, arrested in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, today moved the Supreme Court for quashing of charges against him.
The central agency filed an application before the special CBI court of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ACJM) H S Khutwad yesterday and sought court's directions to declare Pandey, who is alluding arrest since last month, as a proclaimed offender under section 82 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).
The IPS officer's wife was on maternity leave at the time of her husband's death and yesterday delivered a healthy baby boy.
The officer was crushed to death under the wheels of a tractor-trolley allegedly by the mining mafia when he tried to stop the vehicle carrying stones.
Team Anna's part in the Congress victory has been swept under the carpet by winners and losers alike, but they remain defiant. Similarly, Sanjiv Bhatt who was released on bail yesterday has vowed that he will not give up in his battle against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.