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Prof's murder: ABVP chief's remand extended

Earlier on August 30, Akela and Tomar surrendered to police on August 30 for alleged manhandling of Prof ML Nath.

india Updated: Sep 02, 2006 14:11 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India

Police remand of Madhya Pradesh ABVP Secretary Vimal Tomar was extended till September 4, while its President Shashiranjan Akela sent to 15-day judicial custody on Saturday, by a court in Prof HS Sabharwal murder case.

Both ABVP leaders, earlier remanded to police custody till Saturday, after their arrest on August 31, were produced before judicial magistrate first class RS Madia.

Akela and Tomar had initially surrendered to police on August 30 in connection with the alleged manhandling of Prof ML Nath during student union elections at Madhav College here that were cancelled following complaints of irregularities.

They were formally arrested later by CID and booked for for the murder of Prof Sabharwal, who died after an attack by students.

First Published: Sep 02, 2006 13:00 IST