Judicial Custody

  • Manipur activist Irom Sharmila charged with attempted suicide, jailed for 15 days August 22, 2014

    Imphal: Manipur activist Irom Sharmila was on Friday charged with attempted suicide and sent to 15-day judicial custody. Sharmila, who had refused to be examined by doctors upon her release on Wednesday, was taken away forcibly by police personnel from her protest site in Imphal. Irom, who was freed on Wednesday,...
  • AAP leaders sent to 14 days judicial custody for promoting enmity July 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Dilip Pandey and two other party members were on Saturday sent to 14 days' judicial custody by a court on charges of promoting enmity between different communities. Metropolitan Magistrate Sheetal Chaudhary sent AAP members Pandey, Ram Kumar Jha and Javed Khan to judicial custody till...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots accused remanded to judicial custody July 16, 2014

    A riot accused was sent to 14 days' judicial custody after he surrendered before a court in Muzaffarnagar in connection with Maherdeen killing case. Chief judicial magistrate Narender Kumar sent the accused Sandeep alias Kala to 14 days judicial custody on Tuesday. Maherdeen was murdered during riots in Lank village in the...
  • Police arrest Muzaffarnagar riots gang-rape accused June 27, 2014

    Police have arrested one person accused of gang-raping a woman at Lank of Muzaffarnagar during last year's riots. The accused, Maheshvir Singh, was arrested on Thursday, a police officer said. He had been sent to 14 days' judicial custody after being produced before the court of additional chief judicial magistrate Sunder...
  • Man accused of raping 7-year-old girl sent to 14-day judicial custody June 24, 2014

    A man accused of raping a seven-year-old girl has been sent to 14 days judicial custody by a court in Muzaffarnagar. The accused identified as Mehmood was produced in special court of Protection of Children from Sexual Offence (POCSO), which sent him to judicial custody of 14 days. The minor girl was...
  • Omvir singh murder case: 3 doctors arrested for sheltering accused June 13, 2014

    Three doctors, including the owner of a private hospital, have been arrested for allegedly sheltering the accused in the murder of local BJP leader Om Vir Singh in Muzaffarnagar, police said. According to Circle Officer Mahesh Mishra, the trio of doctors -- Adip Kotpal, owner of the private hospital, its manager...
  • Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, party workers arrested for 'assaulting' JSEB official June 3, 2014

    Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha and 50 party workers and leaders have been sent to 14-day judicial custody for allegedly assaulting a Jharkhand State Electricity Board official over a power crisis issue in the state. Yashwant Sinha and approximately 300 party workers and leaders were arrested earlier on Monday for the alleged assault. Incidentally, Sinha...
  • Patna serial blasts: Four accused sent to judicial custody till June 6 May 23, 2014

    Four accused in Patna serial blasts case were produced in the high court on Friday. All the four accused have been sent to police custody till June 6. NIA on wednesday has arrested four persons including alleged mastermind Hyder Ali alias ‘Black Beauty’, in connection with the Patna serial blasts ahead...
  • Gadkari defamation case: Arvind Kejriwal jailed for 14 days, next hearing on June 6 May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal has been sent to 14-day judicial custody in the defamation case filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal, a former Delhi chief minister, was sent to Tihar Jail after he refused to sign a personal bond...
  • 14 SL fishermen remanded to judicial custody till June 4 May 22, 2014

    Fourteen Sri Lankan fishermen, arrested by the Coast Guard on the charge of illegally fishing in Indian waters, were remanded to judicial custody till June 4 by a court near Ramanathapuram on Thursday. According to officials, the fishermen were produced before the Judicial Magistrate at Paramakudi and remanded to judicial custody...
  • AAP supporters back Kejriwal, say ready to go to jail with him May 21, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. AAP supporters said that they are ready to stay in jail with him. ...
  • Kejriwal refuses to pay bail bond, arrested in Gadkari defamation case May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal had alleged that Gadkari was one of the most corrupt leaders of India...
  • Man gets judicial custody for posting objectionable remarks on Facebook May 3, 2014

    A youth who was accused of posting objectionable remarks on a social networking website has surrendered before a court here. Gaurav Tomar, who was booked for his alleged hate remarks on Facebook under Section 66A of IT Act (Punishment for sending offensive messages through communication service) in Shamli on April 25,...
  • Two suspected Pakistani terrorists sent to jail April 8, 2014

    Two alleged Pakistani terrorists Abdul Waheed alias Murtaza and Faheem alias Mohammad Owais were on Monday remanded in judicial custody after their thorough interrogation. Both the terrorists were arrested on March 26 at Gorakhpur and were interrogated by several other agencies during police remand, IG STF, Ashish Gupta said. Gupta said action...
  • District Court remands MLA Mehebub Alam to judicial custody for 14 days April 5, 2014

    A North Dinajpur court on Saturday sentenced Bihar MLA Mehebub Alam to 14 days' judicial custody in connection with a clash between Congress and CPI(ML) at Itahar in the district. Alam, elected from Balarampur assembly in neighbouring Katihar district of Bihar from CPI(ML), was arrested from his residence on Friday. He was...
  • Rahul raps party candidate Imran Masood for hate speech against Modi March 29, 2014

    Saharanpur: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has criticised his party's Saharanpur candidate Imran Masood who threatened to kill BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. Rahul's comments come on a day when Masood was sent to 14-day judicial custody for hate speech. Rahul asking his party workers to abstain from making such remarks,...
  • Subrata Roy to remain in jail as SC defers hearing March 11, 2014

    In a further setback to Sahara group chief Subrata Roy, the Supreme court on Monday deferred hearing in his case slated for Tuesday, apparently in the absence of any concrete refund proposal that could prolong his stay in the jail indefinitely.   On the last date of hearing on March...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Key accused in murder case arrested February 28, 2014

    A main accused involved in a Muzaffarnagar riots-related murder case has been arrested in Muzaffarnagar, police said. Pappu, son of Mahender Singh is one of the eleven accused in connection with the killing of a youth Nazim, was arrested on Thursday, according to police. A local court later sent him to a...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Two accused surrender in court February 4, 2014

    Two accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots case have surrendered before a local court in Muzaffarnagar which sent them to judicial custody till February 17. Chief Judicial Magistrate Narender Kumar rejected the bail plea of the two accused, Anurag Bansal and Sandeep Tyagi, who surrendered before the court on Monday and remanded...
  • BDO sent to judicial custody on corruption charges January 22, 2014

    A block development officer (BDO) in Palamu district was on Wednesday sent in 14 days judicial custody by a local court in connection with alleged irregularities in Indira Awas schemes, a senior police officer said in Medininagar. "Panki BDO Mohan Lal Marandi was arrested from Sudna locality in Medininagar on Tuesday night by...
  • Woman official arrested in Shahdol for fraudulent transfer of Tribal land January 10, 2014

    A local court on Friday remanded a woman government officer in judicial custody after she was arrested in connection with fraudulent transfer of tribal lands in the district. Sandhya Singh, the accused, was posted as the District Registrar (Land Registry) in Shahdol district in 2009 when the land belonging to a...
  • Sexual assault: Tarun Tejpal's judicial custody extended by 12 days December 23, 2013

    Panaji: A local court on Monday extended the judicial custody of Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal for 12 days even as his lawyer moved a bail petition. Judicial Magistrate First Class Sarika Faldesai extended the judicial custody of Tejpal, after his initial 12-day custody expired today. Tejpal, who is accused of sexually...
  • Woman who accused ex-Additional Secretary (Home) JP Joshi of rape sent to jail December 21, 2013

    A woman, who had accused senior bureaucrat JP Joshi of raping her after promising her a job, on Friday surrendered in a local court in connection with a blackmailing case lodged against her and three others by the suspended official, currently in jail. The Uttarakhand High Court, while hearing a petition...
  • Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh sent to 14 days judicial custody December 6, 2013

    Howrah (WB): A local court on Friday remanded suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, who was arrested for alleged involvement in the multi-crore Saradha scam, to 14 days judicial custody. Howrah Chief Judicial Magistrate Arun Kumar Nandi sent Ghosh to judicial custody till December 20. On November 30, the Howrah CJM had...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP, wife's judicial custody extended till December 16 December 5, 2013

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti Singh's counsel on Thursday told a Delhi court that judicial custody of the couple has been extended till December 16 by a magistrate in Tihar Jail, where they are lodged in connection with the murder of their maid. The defence advocates informed Metropolitan...
  • Muzaffaranagar riots: Gangrape victim deposes before court December 5, 2013

    A riot victim living at a relief camp who was gangraped by two youths deposed before a local court in Muzaffarnagar and recorded her statement. The 20-year-old victim has alleged that she was gangraped by two youths and threatened for life if she mentioned the incident to anyone. The victim's statement...
  • Rape accused Additional Secretary (Home) JP Joshi suspended December 5, 2013

    On Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna's approval, Additional Secretary (Home) of Uttarakhand JP Joshi has been officially suspended on Thursday. A local court had on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of Additional Secretary (Home) of Uttarakhand JP Joshi, who was arrested in Dehradun on Tuesday for allegedly raping a young woman on...
  • Additional Secretary (Home) sent to 14-day judicial custody in alleged rape case December 4, 2013

    Secretary (Home) of Uttarakhand JP Joshi, who has been charged with raping a young woman on the pretext of providing her a government job, was on Tuesday arrested and remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court. "Joshi was arrested from his Vasant Vihar residence on Tuesday evening," said RS...
  • Actor Rajpal Yadav sent to 10-day judicial custody in Rs 5 crore loan recovery case December 3, 2013

    The Delhi High Court on Tuesday remanded Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav to 10 days judicial custody for concealing facts about a Rs 5 crore recovery suit filed against him and his wife by a Delhi-based entrepreneur. Justice S Murlidhar also asked Yadav's wife to remain present in the Registrar General's office...
  • Two persons sent to 14 days' judicial custody in illegal money transfer case November 28, 2013

    Two persons arrested from Karnataka on the basis of statement given by the woman kingpin of an illegal money transaction network being run in Lakhisarai under the guidance of Pakistani agencies were on Wednesday remanded to 14 days' judicial custody by a district court. Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Amar Jyoti Shrivastava...