BMW HIT AND RUN CASE

  • 1999 BMW case: SC decision on RK Anand today September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court decision on senior advocate RK Anand in the 1999 BMW hitandrun case is expected on Monday. Anand was found guilty of contempt of court charges last week for trying to influence Sunil Kulkarni, a key witness in the case. The court had asked him to either...
  • BMW hitandrun: Victim's family gives up fight August 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Just days after the Supreme Court let off Sanjeev Nanda without an additional jail term, CNNIBN spoke to the family of one of the victims of the hitandrun case that took place in January 1999. The wife and children of homeguard Peru Lal say they are tired and...
  • BMW case: No additional jail term for Nanda August 3, 2012

    New Delhi: There has been some relief for Sanjeev Nanda, convicted in the 1999 BMW hitandrun case. The Supreme Court has ruled that Sanjeev Nanda will not have to undergo any more jail sentence. The apex court has partially upheld the Delhi Police's appeal to enhance Nanda's punishment and ordered his...
  • BMW hitandrun: SC to decide on plea against Nanda August 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is expected to deliver its judgement in the 1999 BWM hitandrun case, based on a plea filed by the Delhi Police. They had filed an application for enhancing punishment to main accused Sanjeev Nanda. The apex court had reserved its verdict on a plea against...
  • BMW hitandrun: SC acquits 3 coaccused August 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday acquitted three coaccused in the infamous 1999 BMW hitandrun case involving former Naval chief Admiral SM Nanda's grandson Sanjeev Nanda, saying there were discrepancies in the evidence put forward against them. The three had been sentenced to varying jail terms for allegedly tampering with...
  • BMW hitandrun investigation deliberately delayed? July 10, 2012

    Almost two months after a speeding BMW killed 32yearold pregnant Kshama Chopra and her driver Sanjay Gulati and critically injured her mother, her heart patient father and her husband in Gurgaon, the police has made almost no headway in the case. The Justice for Kshama campaign organised a protest against...
  • Gurgaon BMW hitandrun: Court rejects ID parade May 17, 2012

    New Delhi: A local court on Thursday rejected permission to Gurgaon Police to carry out the identification parade of the main accused in the BMW hitandrun case, in which two persons were killed. The court said that the media has already shown the alleged suspect's identity in public. However, the court...
  • Gurgaon hitandrun case: court orders ID parade May 16, 2012

    Gurgaon: A Gurgaon court has allowed the police to conduct an identification parade of the main suspect Suraj Sherawat in the BMW hitandrun case. The 21yearold, who surrendered on Tuesday, is currently out on bail. The BMW owned by Suraj's father had mowed down a pregnant woman and her driver...
  • BMW hitandrun: Accused surrenders, out on bail May 15, 2012

    Gurgaon: In the latest in the BMW hitandrun case, Suraj Singh Sherawat, son of the owner of the car and now the main accused, is out on bail after he surrendered at a local court. The car crash had left a pregnant woman and her driver dead. Suraj Sehrawat, 21, came...
  • Gurgaon hitandrun: BMW owner's son gets bail May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Few hours after he surrendered in the Gurgaon BMW hitandrun case, the son of the car owner, Suraj Singh Sherawat, was granted bail on a personal bond of Rs 50,000. The 21yearold, who was absconding for 10 days, surrendered in a court on Tuesday in connection with the accident...
  • Gurgaon hitandrun: BMW owner's son surrenders May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The son of the BMW car owner, Suraj Singh Sherawat, surrendered in court on Tuesday in the Gurgaon BMW hitandrun case. The police will now question the 21yearold in connection with the accident in which two people including a pregnant woman were killed. This came days after a person...
  • BMW hitandrun: Police clueless after 10 days May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Ten days after the tragic Gurgaon hitandrun accident, police are yet to find out who was driving the BMW that crashed into a Tata Indigo, killing a pregnant woman and her family friend who was driving the car. Police say that Rajesh who had earlier claimed to be...
  • Gurgaon BMW hitandrun: Driver not a suspect May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: A Gurgaon court on Monday dropped the anticipatory bail of Rajesh, the man who surrendered in the BMW hitandrun case in Gurgaon. Gurgaon Police has not opposed the bail plea of Rajesh as the initial investigations show he was not driving the car and hence not a suspect. Earlier, around...
  • Gurgaon BMW hitandrun case: one surrenders May 12, 2012

    New Delhi: One person, identified as Rajesh, has surrendered in court in the Gurgaon BMW hitandrun case. Rajesh claims he was driving the BMW car at the time of the accident. Rajesh is a close relative of the owner of the BMW. Officials say his theory doesn't corroborate with the investigations...
  • Sanjeev Nanda's jail term in BMW case cut to 2 years July 20, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday reduced the jail term of Sanjeev Nanda from five years to two for running over six people in his BMW car 10 years ago. Justice Kailash Gambhir reduced Nanda's sentence after terming it a case of negligence rather than culpable homicide. Nanda's case will...
  • BMW case: Sanjeev Nanda moves Delhi High Court September 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Sanjeev Nanda, grandson of former navy chief Admiral S M Nanda, on Monday approached the Delhi High Court, challenging the fiveyear prison term he was awarded by Patiala House Court on September 5. The court had sentenced him to five years of rigorous imprisonment, convicting him under Section...
  • BMW 2: Young driver bail plea cancelled September 16, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today said the offence of Utsav Bhasin, accused of mowing down a person with a BMW car on September 11, is nonbailable and issued a notice to the city police on a petition seeking cancellation of bail granted to him. Delhi police submitted before Justice...
  • Sanjeev Nanda didn't seek British High Commission help September 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Sanjeev Nanda, who has been convicted for mowing down six, including three policemen, under his BMW car is a holder of British passport. But Nanda did not seek any help from the British High Commission in India. "British High Commission is not involved anywhere in the case because...
  • BMW case: Nanda sentencing deferred till Friday September 3, 2008

    New Delhi: The Patiala House court on Wednesday deferred Sanjeev Nanda's sentencing of till September 5.The court held him guilty on Tuesday for mowing down six persons including three policemen under his BMW car in January 1999. The decision was taken after the defence and prosecution had a long argument in...