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Sanji Ram seen leaving the District Court after the pronouncement of the quantum of punishment on six accused in the Kathua rape and murder case, in Pathankot, Punjab, India on Monday, June 10, 2019.(Photo:Sameer Sehgal/Hindustan Times)

Kathua case: Sweat on Sanji Ram’s face on a chilly day gave him away, recalls officer

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2019 09:31 AM IST
Sanji Ram, along with two others, were convicted for life on charges of rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua by a sessions court in Pathankot on Monday.
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Harminder Singh, the chief prosecuting officer of Jammu and Kashmir police’s crime branch, said the defence began its arguments on Tuesday following the conclusion of its case by the prosecution.(REUTERS)
Harminder Singh, the chief prosecuting officer of Jammu and Kashmir police’s crime branch, said the defence began its arguments on Tuesday following the conclusion of its case by the prosecution.(REUTERS)

Verdict in Kathua case likely by June 10

By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria | Hindustan Times, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2019 11:01 PM IST
The prosecution on Tuesday concluded its arguments in the case, which the Supreme Court shifted to Punjab in May 2018 after the girl’s family and lawyer said they faced death threats.
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A view of the Supreme Court.(Sonu Mehta/HT File Photo)
A view of the Supreme Court.(Sonu Mehta/HT File Photo)

SC to hear plea alleging torture of key witness in Kathua rape and murder case on Wednesday

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2018 03:04 PM IST
A habeas corpus (produce the body) writ petition has been filed alleges that Talib Hussai, a key witness, has been kept in illegal detention and being subjected to custodial torture.
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The CJI’s bench said the witnesses will be accompanied by a relative when called by the police and shall remain at a visible distance.(HT File Photo)
The CJI’s bench said the witnesses will be accompanied by a relative when called by the police and shall remain at a visible distance.(HT File Photo)

‘Relatives of 3 witnesses in Kathua case can accompany them for recording statements’

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 07:50 PM IST
A three-judge bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra brushed aside stiff opposition by Jammu and Kashmir counsel while giving partial relief to the witnesses who are classmates of one of the accused in the case.
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Kathua victim’s lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat flashes the victory sign outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on Monday.(Sonu Mehta/Hindustan Times)
Kathua victim’s lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat flashes the victory sign outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on Monday.(Sonu Mehta/Hindustan Times)

Supreme Court transfers Kathua rape and murder case to Punjab’s Pathankot court, rules out CBI probe

By Bhadra Sinha | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2018 07:23 AM IST
The Supreme Court allowed Jammu and Kashmir government to appoint a public prosecutor and said the state government should provide security to Kathua rape victim’s family, their lawyer and witnesses in the case.
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Advocate Deepika Singh Rajawat, lawyer of Kathua rape case victim, talks to media after filling a petition in the Supreme Court in New Delhi, India.(Sushil Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Advocate Deepika Singh Rajawat, lawyer of Kathua rape case victim, talks to media after filling a petition in the Supreme Court in New Delhi, India.(Sushil Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Kathua case: SC blasts lawyers for trying to prevent filing of charge sheet

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 11:55 PM IST
Lawyers of the Kathua Bar Association denied obstructing the police, and alleged that the incident was misrepresented by the media.
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Law students stage protest demanding justice in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old Kathua girl, in Srinagar.(Waseem Andrabi/ HT Photo)
Law students stage protest demanding justice in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old Kathua girl, in Srinagar.(Waseem Andrabi/ HT Photo)

Student protests continue in Kashmir over Kathua case

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2018 06:46 PM IST
The rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua has triggered widespread outrage across the country.
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Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti tweeted that ‘proper procedures are being followed’ and investigation will be fast-tracked in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua.(PTI File Photo)
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti tweeted that ‘proper procedures are being followed’ and investigation will be fast-tracked in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua.(PTI File Photo)

Mehbooba Mufti says law won’t be obstructed in Kathua rape case

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Srinagar
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2018 02:39 PM IST
The rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim Bakerwal girl in January in Kathua has sparked outrage across Jammu and Kashmir, with lawyers demanding that the CBI take up the case.
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