December 17, 2020 1:23:44 am
The CBI on Wednesday advised the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court that it will file a chargesheet within the Hathras case by Friday. The company is investigating the homicide and alleged gangrape of a 19-year-old Dalit lady in September.
“The CBI lawyer today informed the court that the chargesheet in the case will be filed by December 18,” stated senior advocate and amicus curiae Jaideep Narain Mathur. He added, “All the materials available with the court, which include videos and CDs connected with the case, will be viewed in the video conference room of the High Court days before the next hearing. Lawyers connected with the case, including government lawyers and the advocate representing the victim, will be present along with amicus curiae, District Magistrate and Superintendent of Police of Hathras. An officer from the state government will also be there to view the material.”
A Division Bench of Justices Pankaj Mithal and Rajan Roy fastened December 27 as the subsequent date of listening to.
The courtroom had taken suo motu cognizance of the hurried cremation of the sufferer by the district administration.
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