HARDEEP CHADHA

  • Ponty Chadha murder: Court orders framing of charges against Namdhari, 21 others January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today ordered the framing of charges against former Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chief SS Namdhari and 21 others in connection with the killing of Uttar Pradesh liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep. The charges will be framed on January 29 against the accused. The court had...
  • Namdhari, others to stay in jail till Jan 10 December 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of sacked Uttarakhand minority panel chief SS Namdhari and nine others including his PSO Sachin Tyagi, arrested for their alleged roles in the Ponty Chadha shootout case, was today extended till January 10 by a Delhi court. Metropolitan Magistrate Sandeep Garg has extended the judicial...
  • Namdhari, PSO part of conspiracy to murder Hardeep: Police December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi police on Tuesday claimed before a court here that sacked Uttarakhand minority commission chairman SS Namdhari's PSO Sachin Tyagi allegedly conspired with him and Ponty Chadha to kill the liquor baron's brother Hardeep. "He (Tyagi) himself disclosed that he was actively involved in the conspiracy of trespass and...
  • Ponty murder: Namdhari's PSO to be produced in court December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: The personal security officer of sacked Uttrakhand Minorities Commission Chairperson Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, Sachin Tyagi, will be produced in court on Tuesday in connection with the PontyHardeep murder case. Tyagi had been charged with criminal conspiracy and was arrested on Monday on charges of allegedly murdering Hardeep Chadha,...
  • Hardeep felt slighted by Ponty, police tell court December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: In a new twist to the PontyHardeep murders, the police on Sunday claimed in court that Hardeep had felt slighted after his brother Ponty and his aide and key accused in the double murder case, SS Namdhari purchased several properties in Nainital and Bazpur. The police also told...
  • PontyHardeep murders: Is black money the reason? November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari's son Surinder and his maternal uncle Hardayal are still untraceable even as police sources claim that the duo holds several clues to the unravelling of the sensational double murder case of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep...
  • Sukhdev Singh Namdhari booked for the murder of Hardeep Chadha November 29, 2012

    Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari is booked for the murder of Hardeep Chadha. ...
  • Namdhari booked for Ponty Chadha's brother Hardeep's murder November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari has been booked for the murder of Hardeep Singh, the brother of liquor baron Ponty Chadha who was also killed in the shootout at a farmhouse in Delhi's Chhatarpur on November 17. After producing Namdhari before a Delhi court on...
  • PontyHardeep murders: Namdhari's son, uncle, driver absconding November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Key suspect in the double murder of UP liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep, SS Namdhari's son, uncle and driver are absconding. The police want to question them but have been unable to locate them. The police claim Namdhari's driver might have tampered with the gun...
  • Police awaiting expert opinion on Namdhari's gun November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Investigators believe that Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, arrested in connection with the Ponty Chadha case, had tried to destroy evidence regarding the pistol he allegedly used to fire during the killing of the brothers in a south Delhi farmhouse. Delhi Police had on Sunday recovered a 7.62 mm pistol from...
  • PontyHardeep murders: Namdhari expelled from BJP November 26, 2012

    Dehradun: Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chairman Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, arrested recently in connection with Ponty Chadha murder case, was on Monday expelled from the BJP. Namdhari has been expelled from the party following his arrest in connection with the Chattarpur farmhouse shootout in which controversial liquor baron Ponty Chadha and...
  • PontyHardeep shootout: Namdhari's security officer released November 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The personal security officer of sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chairman Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, who was initially detained in connection with the double murder case of Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep, was released on Saturday night. Namdhari had reportedly told the police that his PSO Sachin Tyagi had...
  • Namdhari taken to Bazpur as Ponty murder probe gathers steam November 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Sunday took SS Namdhari, an accused in the PontyHardeep double murder case, to his residence in Bazpur, Uttarakhand to search for the weapon with which he admitted to having fired at Hardeep. Namdhari, the former chief of Uttarakhand Minority Commission, was a...
  • Ponty Chadha murder: Namdhari taken into custody November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chairman Sukhdev Singh Namdhari was taken into custody by Delhi Police on Friday. He is now being brought to Delhi, where he'll be further questioned in connection with the double murder case of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep. A Delhi police...
  • Ponty Chadha murder: Delhi Police questions Namdhari November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday tracked down sacked chairman of Uttarakhand Minorities Commission Sukhdev Singh Namdhari and started questioning him in connection with the double murder case of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep. Namdhari is being questioned at his farmhouse in Bazpur in Uttarakhand. Police claim...
  • Ponty Chadha murder: Police raid Namdhari's properties November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: A team of Delhi Police conducted raids at properties owned by sacked chairman of Uttarakhand Minorities Commission Sukhdev Singh Namdhari in connection with the double murder case of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep. The raids were carried out in and around Bazpur late Thursday evening....
  • Ponty Chadha murder: SC questions govt over gun licences to private security persons November 22, 2012

    In a rare move, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Central government to explain the regulatory framework which determines the functioning of private security agencies. The apex court has taken suo motu cognizance of the killings of liquor and realestate baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep. ...
  • UP govt to withdraw all cases against Ponty Chadha November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to withdraw all cases against late liquor baron Ponty Chadha in the state. The decision was taken in a Cabinet meeting in Uttar Pradesh. Ponty Chadha, who was the sole liquor distributor in Uttar Pradesh, died after a shootout between him and...
  • Ponty Chadha murder: 4 arrested for trespassing at farmhouse November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have arrested four people for trespassing at the farmhouse in Chhatarpur, where the shootout between liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother took place on Saturday. The police say the arrested include private security guards of late Ponty Chadha. However, no arrests have been made...
  • Police piece together sequence of Ponty, brother shootout November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Monday finally managed to piece together the sequence of events leading to the deaths of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his younger brother Hardeep in a bloody shootout in their luxurious farmhouse in south Delhi on Saturday. A team of forensic and ballistic experts went in...
  • 'Ponty, Hardeep had also clashed at another farmhouse' November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in connection with the deaths of liquor and property baron Ponty Chadha and brother Hardeep Chadha, the police have said that a clash between the two brothers had taken place in another farmhouse, located a few kilometers away, on the morning of the shootout. According...
  • 'PontyHardeep shootout not over Delhi farmhouse' November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A selfconfessed mediator in the alleged property dispute between liquor and real estate baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep said on Monday that the shootout in which the two killed each other was not actually over the Chhattarpur farmhouse. Delhi SGPC chief Paramjeet Singh, a close relative of...
  • Ponty Chadha murder: 'Hardeep rejected deal to split property' November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Sources said on Monday that liquortoreal estate boss Ponty Chaddha and his brother Hardeep had agreed to split their empire, but the deal broke down leading to the dramatic farmhouse shootout which killed the two. The two were cremated on Sunday, albeit after a delay as the police...
  • Ponty Chadha killing: Police silent on many key questions November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: It was a twist as dramatic as the killings of north India's top liquor and real estate baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep Chadha, with the Delhi Police stopping Ponty's cremation minutes before the rites could begin on Sunday evening, saying that a second autopsy was needed....
  • Ponty Chadha, brother shot 20 times, say police November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The post mortems conducted on liquor and real estate baron Ponty Chadha and his estranged brother Hardeep Singh Chadha on Sunday revealed that the two received 20 bullets among them, a police officer said. Ponty's body underwent two autopsies, the second round exclusively for removing bullets left behind...
  • Ponty Chadha's body sent for a second postmortem November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest twist in the murder of liquor baron Ponty Chadha, the police on Sunday sent his body for a second postmortem as three bullets are still inside his body. Sources say that the body of the liquor baron was handed over to the police by the...
  • Ponty Chadha killing: Police register 2 FIRs, 15 detained November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Police on Sunday registered two FIRs in connection with the killing of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his young brother Hardeep, who were locked in a dispute over ownership of a farmhouse in south Delhi. Police earlier in the day detained fifteen people for questioning in connection with the...
  • Ponty Chadha killing: 15 people picked up for questioning November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Fifteen people were picked up for questioning in connection with the killing of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his younger brother Hardeep, who were locked in a dispute over ownership of a farmhouse in south Delhi. Investigators said they were looking into call records of Ponty, whose real name...
  • Ponty Chadha killing: Police register 2 FIRs, 15 detained November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Police on Sunday registered two FIRs in connection with the killing of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his young brother Hardeep, who were locked in a dispute over ownership of a farmhouse in south Delhi. Police earlier in the day detained fifteen people for questioning in connection with the...