Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Mumbai court to pronounce verdict on December 21
Friday, December 7, 2018, 7:58 PM
A special CBI court in Mumbai will give verdict in the case of alleged fake encounters of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Kausar Bi and Tulsi Prajapati on December 21. Sohrabuddin Sheikh, an alleged gangster, and his wife Kauser Bi were killed in an alleged fake encounter in 2005 by the Gujarat Police. His aide, Prajapati, was killed in another alleged fake encounter in 2006 in a joint operation by the Gujarat and the Rajasthan police.
SC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh government over fake encounters
Monday, July 2, 2018, 1:09 PM
The Supreme Court today sought a response from the Uttar Pradesh government on a plea alleging that several fake encounters have taken place in the state in recent past. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D.Y.Chandrachud issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on the PIL filed by the NGO, Peoples Union for Civil Liberty (PUCL).