Narco Analysis

  • Missing weapons case: Court allows brain mapping, narco analysis test on accused November 28, 2013

    A local court has allowed brain mapping and narco analysis of the three bodyguards of Jharkhand Excise Minister Jaiprakash Bhai Patel and two drivers in connection with the missing weapons case. The police got the permission from the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Hazaribagh, on Wednesday, according to Superintendent of Police...
  • CBI for narco-analysis of Bhanwari's husband December 16, 2011

    Jodhpur: The CBI has proposed a narco-analysis test of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi's husband Amarchand who is presently in the agency's custody. The agency expressed this before the double bench of Justice Govind Mathur and NK Jain in the Rajasthan High Court during hearing of a habeas corpus petition filed...
  • Bhanwari case: Court rejects narco of accused November 15, 2011

    Jodhpur: In a setback to CBI, a court on Monday turned down its plea for undertaking narco-analysis, brain mapping and polygraph tests on Shahabuddin, a key accused in Bhanwari Devi disappearance case, despite the agency pleading that it was the 'only ray of hope' to crack the case. The CBI had...
  • Investigators hit by SC's ban on narco tests May 6, 2010

    The Supreme Courts has said no to narco tests. The apex court on Wednesday ruled compulsory narco, brain-mapping and polygraph tests unconstitutional. So now no individual can be forced and subjected to such techniques involuntarily. ...
  • Narco test approved but Aarushi case hits a dead end January 6, 2010

    New Delhi: In May 2008 the twin murder of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar and her domestic help in Noida caught the imagination of an entire nation. Soon the police and then the CBI put forth contrasting theories. The police accused Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar and the CBI held the three servants...
  • Watch: SC judge name in Kerala nun murder hearing August 10, 2009

    Thiruvanathapuram: A fresh controversy has erupted in the Sister Abhaya murder case in Kerala. The CBI told the court that the then chief justice of the Karnataka High Court had witnessed the narco-analysis tests done on the three accused. The CBI has not named the judge but says he is...
  • Pandey, terror-tainted godman had VIPs on speed-dial November 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Dayanand Pandey, the man arrested by the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of Mumbai Police appears to have connections in high places. Dayanand Pandey alias Swami Amritanand Shankaracharya aka Sudhakar Dwivedi has been handed over to Maharashtra ATS. Pandey, a native of Varanasi, had been living in Jammu for a long...
  • Malegaon blast: No narco test on Pragya, says dad November 13, 2008

    New Delhi: Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's father, Chandrapal Singh Thakur has told the media that he is not sure that even one narco-analysis test was conducted on his daughter. He also said that he hasn't been allowed to meet his daughter for the past 15 days. "It doesn't seem like even one test...
  • Malegaon blasts: Lt Col to undergo narco-analysis test November 10, 2008

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has taken one of the main accused in the Malegaon blasts case, Lieutanant Colonel Prasad Purohit to the Air Force Command hospital in Bangalore for a narco-analysis test. Purohit will be put through 17 tests before being made to undergo the narco test under...
  • Narco test conducted on 3 Malegaon blast suspects November 4, 2008

    Mumbai: Narco-analysis tests have been concluded on sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, Sameer Kulkarni and Major (Retd) Ramesh Upadhyay in the Malegaon blast case. All the three underwent the narco-analysis tests on Tuesday at a hospital in south Mumbai, a Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) official said. The sadhvi has already been subjected to...
  • Sadhvi Pragya to undergo narco test | More arrests October 27, 2008

    Mumbai: A Nasik court on Monday granted permission to the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad to conduct narco-analysis on sadhvi (female saint) Pragya Singh Thakur, The sadhvi was arrested on October 24 along with Shivanarayan Singh and Shyam Bhavar Lal in connection with the September 29 bomb blast in Malegaon in which five...
  • How reliable are lie-detectors in whodunnits? June 26, 2008

    New Delhi: A video of the stamp scam kingpin, Abdul Karim Telgi, undergoing a narco-analysis test shocked India a few years ago. However, today, it's become almost standard police procedure to use basic lie-detector tests and narco-analysis when investigating high-profile criminal cases, like the ongoing probe into the Noida double murders,...
  • MBA student arrested for poisoning ex-boyfriend December 25, 2007

    New Delhi: Seven months after an MBA student from Pune was arrested for poisoning her ex-boyfriend, a narco-analysis test suggests that the girl was indeed guilty of the crime. Aditi Sharma, a first year student at the Indian Institute of Modern Management, is accused of giving her former boyfriend, Udit Bharti...
  • Hyd blasts suspect reveals 'vital' leads in narco test September 4, 2007

    Bangalore: A five-member special investigating team from Hyderabad was in Bangalore to conduct narco tests on two blast suspects. Dr B M Mohan, Director Forensic Lab Bangalore, has said that narco tests were conducted on one of the suspects Syed Imran Khan while the test on the other suspect Rafique will...
  • Salem's narco-analysis opens a can of worms August 17, 2007

    Pune/ Mumbai: The tape of gangster Abu Salem undergoing a narco-analysis test at the Forensic Sciences laboratory in Bangalore which was aired on a news channel on Thursday may have created ripples in the film industry but the legal fraternity is not impressed. Though Salem blurted out the details of the...
  • Gujarat's 'Godmother' is in the dock June 12, 2007

    New Delhi: Self-styled mafia don Santokben Jadeja has fallen in the police net after she was charged with sheltering two people accused in the rape and murder of minor girls near a religious shrine. Santokben — who earned the name 'Godmother' for her gun wielding ways and running a mafia during...
  • Nithari truth 'lost', CBI seethes June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: One month after the horror of the macabre Nithari killings began unfolding, the truth is still hidden in the dark dungeons of the minds of the two accused – Moninder Singh Pandher and Surendra Koli. After the glaring lapses in the Noida police probe came to light, the case...
  • Lie-detector tests indict Moninder June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: The much-awaited narco-analysis test of Moninder Singh Pandher, the key accused in the Nithari killings, has begun at the Forensic Science Laboratory in Gandhinagar. Moninder is being taken to the Gandhinagar Civil Hospital every six hours to ensure that his blood sugar levels stay at about 110 mg....
  • Moninder ready for narco-test June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: On Sunday, the main accused in the Nithari serial killings, Moninder Singh Pandher was admitted to the Gandhinagar Civil Hospital after he complained of abdominal and chest pain. Moninder, who is in Gujarat for narco-analysis and brain mapping tests complained of pain at around 1630 hrs IST and was...
  • Noida killer admits to cannibalism June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: In a shocking revelation, prime accused in the Nithari investigations, Surendra Koli has confessed to eating parts of a child that he killed, sources in the UP Police confirmed. Surendra, who underwent narco-analysis and brain-mapping tests in Gandhinagar on Friday, confessed during the tests that he used to choke...
  • Nithari accused to undergo narco test June 15, 2007

    Gandhinagar: The two accused in the Noida serial killings — Moninder Singh Pandher and Surinder Koli alias Satish — were on Friday morning flown to Ahmedabad amidst tight security. The two accused in in the killing and sexual abuse of at least 17 children in Uttar Pradesh's Nithari village are...
  • Child killers in Gujarat for narco test June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: The Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, is currently conducting a narco-analysis test on the two accused in the Nithari serial killings case - Moninder Singh Pandher and Surinder. Perhaps the most important objective of the Uttar Pradesh Police in bringing these accused to Gandhinagar is to...
  • Truth serum to rescue Nithari case June 15, 2007

    Noida: It's been almost a week since the grisly Nithari killings came to light and the UP government and the state police are still grappling for answers. But skeletons may soon tumble out of the closet, as authorities will be conducting a narco-analysis test on the two accused, Moninder Singh...
  • Cops consult CBI for Noida narco tests June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday said, after holding discussions with CBI about it’s utility, they have decided to go ahead with narco-analysis tests on the two suspects in the Noida serial killings case. "We had some discussions regarding narco tests and its utility with the CBI. They have also...
  • CBI clears air on Telgi narco analysis September 6, 2006

    New Delhi: The CBI said on Wednesday that all the leads emerging from narco analysis test of fake stamp paper kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi were pursued and the chargesheet was filed only after further corroboratory evidence had been established. Reacting to the CDs aired by television channels, the spokesman said...