Complaint filed in court against Arjun Singh
A complaint has been filed in a local court here for registration of a criminal case against Arjun Singh for allegedly releasing Warren Anderson in a wrong manner after the 1984 Bhopal gas leak incident.
Bhopal: A complaint has been filed in a
local court here for registration of a criminal case against
former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Arjun Singh for allegedly
releasing the then Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson in a
wrong manner after the 1984 Bhopal gas leak incident.
A separate complaint was filed against the then Bhopal
Collector Moti Singh and Superintendent of Police (SP) Swaraj
Puri on the charge of facilitating the safe exit of Anderson
In the first private complaint in Chief Judicial
Magistrate (CJM) R G Singh`s court, an advocate, Furkhan Khan,
demanded registration of a criminal case against Arjun Singh
for allegedly allowing Anderson to leave Bhopal in a wrong
The court has listed the matter for argument on June 29.
Another private complaint was filed by Gas Peedit Mahila
Udyog Sangthan`s Convenor Abdul Jabbar against Moti Singh and
Swaraj Puri for allegedly facilitating the safe exit of
Anderson from Bhopal and demanded registration of criminal
case against them.
The court will take up this complaint for argument on
After the argument, the court will decide whether the
complaints are admissible for hearing or not.
In a related development, Communist Party of India`s
(CPI) State Secretary Shailendra Shaili has filed a complaint
against Arjun Singh, Moti Singh and Swaraj Puri in the Hanuman
Ganj Police Station accusing them of facilitating the
unconstitutional release of Anderson and demanded to
registration of a case against the three.