Advertisement

HindustanTimes Sat,30 Aug 2014

Jindal sting: Zee boss, son get interim relief

Sumit Saxena, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, December 07, 2012
First Published: 01:08 IST(7/12/2012) | Last Updated: 01:09 IST(7/12/2012)

A Delhi court provided Zee chairman Subhash Chandra and his son Punit Goenka interim protection from arrest till December 14, in connection with the alleged Rs. 100 extortion bid by two jounalists of the channel.

Advertisement

Additional sessions judge Raj Rani Mittra said, “...the applicant shall not be arrested. However, he (Chandra and Goenka) is directed to surrender his passport to the investigating officer.”

The court said it considered the “fact that the prosecution had not yet reached a conclusion as to whether custodial interrogation of the applicant (Chandra and Goenka) was required in the present case or not”.

The court directed the police to file a fresh report on December 14 on the need for custodial interrogation of the father-son duo.


Advertisement
more from New Delhi

Admission racket returns to DU; three suspects held

Delhi police has unearthed another admission scandal at DU’s Sri Venkateswara College, where ten students obtained admission on forged documents. The incident has taken place barely a month after the undergraduate admissions were closed.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved