New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the CBI to explain why it continued to seize the Uphaar cinema premises in New Delhi.
The SC directive came after Ansal Theatres filed an application seeking release of the hall for renovation and reuse.
The Uphaar cinema fire tragedy in June 1997 had claimed dozens of lives.
10:58 AM, May 08, 2013
Real estate baron Gopal Ansal, one of the convicts in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case, on February 2 moved a plea in a Delhi court seeking clubbing of two other pending criminal cases against him. Ansal, in an application filed before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gautam Manan, has sought joint trials in two separate FIRs lodged, in 2006 and 2007, for allegedly fudging the judicial records of the Uphaar...
04:00 PM, Feb 02, 2013
Fifty-nine cinegoers were killed in the blaze in Uphaar theatre in 1997. ...
04:58 PM, Sep 11, 2008
Sushil and Gopal Ansal were sentenced to two years of imprisonment. ...
05:33 PM, Sep 10, 2008