The division bench headed by Chief Justice Vikramajit Sen ordered issue of notices on the suo motu PIL regarding the suspected honour killing of 21-year-old Brahmarambika, a student of Sheshadripuram College on May 20, and also directed them to furnish a reply within three weeks.
Students of the college had written a letter to Justice D V Shylendra Kumar suspecting honour killing and seeking a probe by Corps of Detectives into the case.
Justice Shylendra Kumar forwarded the letter to the Chief Justice for appropriate orders.
Brahmarambika, was a native of Gowribidanur taluk in Chikkaballapura district.
Bangalore: Karnataka High Court on Tuesday ordered issue of notices to the Home Secretary, DGP and SP of Chikkaballapura on a suo motu PIL relating to the suspected honour killing of a law student last month.
First Published: Tuesday, June 05, 2012, 21:29