Gopal Kanda

  • Gopal Kanda's men slapped us in court, claims Geetika Sharma's family August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: There was high drama inside the Rohini Court on Wednesday as former air hostess Geetika Sharma's family claimed that they were beaten up by exHaryana minister Gopal Kanda's men during the trial of her suicide case. The argument is said to have taken over the next date...
  • Can destabilise Hooda government, says Gopal Kanda May 26, 2014

    Haryana Lokhit Party (HLP) President Gopal Kanda on Monday said he could destabilise the Bhupinder Singh Hooda government in the state but will not do so. "I can destabilise the Congress government in Haryana any time but I will not do so because this government is on its way to exit...
  • Police opposes bail to Kanda in Geetika suicide case May 12, 2014

    City police on Monday in Delhi High Court opposed the bail granted to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda in the air hostess Geetika Sharma suicide case saying it had "seriously" prejudiced the trial. "The trial court glossed over the fact that there was no change in circumstances between the time...
  • Arrested on charges of abetment to suicide, Gopal Kanda gets bail March 4, 2014

    New Delhi: In a relief for former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda, a Delhi court on Tuesday granted him bail on a personal bond of Rs 5 lakh and a surety of Rs 2 lakh. Kanda was arrested in 2012 for his alleged involvement in the suicide case of former air...
  • HC to hear plea on how trial court granted bail to Kanda October 4, 2013

    The Delhi High Court, on Friday, agreed to examine the issue that despite this court's ruling not to grant bail to any accused to attend assembly or parliament session, the trial court had allowed former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda in former airhostess Geetika Sharma suicide case. Justice J R Midha posted...
  • Delhi: Court reserves order on Gopal Kanda's plea for bail extension October 4, 2013

    A Delhi court on Thursday reserved its order on the plea for extension of interim bail by former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of a former airhostess. Additional Sessions Judge MC Gupta reserved till Friday his orders on the application moved by Kanda, who was granted interim...
  • Delhi HC notice to Kanda, Chadha on police's plea to cancel bail September 27, 2013

    Delhi High Court on Friday sought response from former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda and his employee Aruna Chadha, accused of abetting suicide of former airhostess Geetika Sharma, on a plea of police seeking cancellation of their interim bail granted by the trial court. Issuing notice to Kanda and Chadha, Justice JR...
  • Gopal Kanda attends Monsoon Session of Haryana Assembly September 6, 2013

    Former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, accused in the air hostess suicide case, attended the monsoon session of Haryana Assembly in Chandigarh on Friday after getting bail from a Delhi court. Kanda arrived 33 minutes after the House met at 2 pm on the opening day of the session and passed obituary...
  • Geetika suicide: Kanda gets bail to attend Haryana Assembly Session September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday granted interim bail to former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, who is an accused in Geetika Sharma suicide case, for one month. The court has granted Kanda an interim bail to attend the Assembly Session. Gopal Kandaon Wednesday had sought interim bail from a Delhi...
  • Geetika Sharma suicide case: Aruna Chaddha gets interim bail September 2, 2013

    A Delhi court on Monday granted interim bail to Aruna Chaddha, a co-accused along with former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, in the case of suicide by a former Delhi-based air hostess Geetika Sharma. Additional Sessions Judge MC Gupta granted interim bail to Chaddha, an official of Kanda's now-defunct MDLR Airlines where...
  • Geetika Sharma suicide case: Court quashes rape charge against Chadha July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Giving major relief to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda's aide Aruna Chadha, the Delhi High Court on Thursday quashed the charges of abetment of rape and unnatural sex against her in Geetika Sharma suicide case. Justice GP Mittal also held that charges of rape and unnatural sex cannot...
  • Geetika case: Police, Chadha told to file written submissions May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city police and coaccused Aruna Chadha to file written submissions on the plea of latter seeking quashing of fresh charges, including abetment of rape, against her in the former air hostess Geetika Sharma suicide case. "Brief synopsis be filed, indicating the...
  • Geetika Sharma suicide: Trial against Kanda begins May 27, 2013

    New Delhi: A fast track court on Monday commenced trial in the suicide case of an exair hostess in which former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda is the main accused. Kanda is facing trial for alleged offence of rape, unnatural offence and abetting suicide of the air hostess, who had worked in...
  • Geetika suicide: Kanda charged with rape, unnatural sex May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: A chargesheet has been filed against former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda and his aide Aruna Chadha in the Geetika Sharma suicide case. The court says prima facie charges of rape, unnatural sex, abetment of suicide, conspiracy, forgery under the IPC and IT act have been made out against...
  • Geetika Sharma suicide: Court to frame charges May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: A trial court is expected to frame charges against former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda and his aide Aruna Chadha on Friday in the Geetika Sharma suicide case. Kanda and his employee were named by 23yearold airhostess Geetika in her suicide letter in 2012. In judicial custody since August 2012,...
  • Suicide notes strong evidence against Kanda: police to court March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday told a court here that the suicide notes of former air hostess Geetika Sharma and her mother should be considered as concrete evidence against former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda and his aide Aruna Chaddha accused of abetting her suicide. In its arguments on...
  • Kingfisher employees demand Mallya's prosecution; to disrupt IPL March 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Frustrated over not getting salary for last 10 months, Kingfisher Airlines employees on Wednesday asked the government to prosecute promoter Vijay Mallya and threatened to disrupt IPL matches. "If Gopal Kanda, promoter of MDLR airlines, can be prosecuted for suicide of an employee why can't the government prosecute Vijay...
  • Geetika Sharma's mother alleged harassment by Kanda in suicide note February 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Six months after the suicide of MDLR employee Geetika Sharma, there is a fresh twist in the case. Geetika's mother Anuradha committed suicide on Friday. In a twopage suicide note, Anuradha has blamed former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda and MDLR manager Aruna Chadha the duo are already...
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  • News 360: ExMDLR airhostess Geetika Sharma's mother commits suicide February 15, 2013

    Geetika Sharma had committed suicide last year and in her suicide note, she had alleged harassment by former Haryana Home Minister Gopal Kanda. ...
  • Haryana minister does a Uturn on servant comment January 1, 2013

    Haryana: Haryana Minister Shiv Charan Sharma, who had earlier defended Gopal Kanda, an accused in Geetika Sharma suicide case, by calling Geetika a 'mere servant', on Monday offered an apology saying, "I have not said anything about this girl. All government employees are servants. My comments are being presented in...
  • Geetika suicide: Haryana ministers defend Kanda December 31, 2012

    Sirsa: As former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda continued to remain in jail for his alleged involvement in the suicide case of former air hostess Geetika Sharma, two of Haryana ministers have come out in public in defence of their former colleague. The ministers were speaking at an event organised...
  • Geetika suicide case: HC rejects Aruna's bail December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has dismissed the bail plea of Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide, adding that it will pass a detailed order later. Chaddha worked in the now defunct MDLR Airlines where Geetika, 23, too was an employee. Former Haryana minister...
  • Geetika Sharma death: HC rejects Kanda's bail plea November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: In a setback to exHaryana Home minister Gopal Kanda, the Delhi High Court on Monday rejected his bail plea in connection with the Geetika Sharma suicide case. Kanda is the main accused in the case. Geetika Sharma worked as an airhostess in the Kandaowned and nowdefunct MDLR Airlines. Later...
  • Kanda moves HC for bail in Geetika Sharma suicide case November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Nearly a month after the city police filed chargesheet against him in the air hostess Geetika Sharma suicide case, former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda on Thursday moved Delhi High Court against the trial court's order dismissing his bail plea. The plea is likely to be listed for hearing...
  • Geetika Sharma case: Gopal Kanda's custody ends October 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda's judicial custody ends on Wednesday. Kanda was arrested on August 18 for allegedly abetting the suicide of his former MDLR Airlines employee Geetika Sharma. Geetika had committed suicide on August 5. The sitting Haryana MLA was arrested on August 18 after he had...
  • Kanda issued forged certificate to Geetika: Police October 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda gave a forged experience certificate to former flight attendant Geetika Sharma to create hurdles in her career moves, a chargesheet filed in a court in New Delhi on Saturday. Kanda did not want to lose Geetika as an employee and forged the certificate...
  • Kanda, Aruna Chadha charged in Geetika suicide case October 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime accused in the Geetika Sharma suicide case, exHaryana Home minister Gopal Kanda and his close aide Aruna Chadha were on Saturday charged with abetment to suicide, criminal intimidation and destruction of evidence. A court took cognizance of the chargesheet and a case was filed under Sections 306,...
  • Police to file chargesheet in Geetika case today October 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday is likely to file a chargesheet in the Geetika Sharma suicide case. The key accused Former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda and MDLR executive Aruna Chadha will be produced before a court on Saturday. Geetika had committed suicide on August 5. The sitting Haryana MLA...
  • Geetika Sharma case: Kanda's custody extended till Oct 6 September 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda's and MDLR employee Aruna Chaddha judicial custody has been extended till October 6 in the Geetika Sharma suicide case. Kanda and Chaddha are accused of abetting the former MDLR employee's suicide on August 5. The sitting Haryana MLA was arrested on August 18 after...