Court defers decision on Rathore’s bail plea again

Last Updated: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 15:12

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court has once again deferred its decision on the bail plea by former Haryana police chief SPS Rathore, who has been convicted and sent to jail for molesting teenager Ruchika Girhotra.

The verdict is expected Friday.

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday deferred its decision on Rathore’s bail plea till today.

Rathore was served an 18-month sentence May 25 by a district and sessions court here. His wife and counsel Abha Rathore had filed a bail petition in the high court.

Rathore has been convicted for molesting Girhotra in 1990. She committed suicide three years later.

IANS



First Published: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 15:12

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