Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Former air hostess Geetika Sharma`s brother on Wednesday alleged that the lawyer of former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda slapped him at a court here.
According to reports, both the sides were arguing over the date of the next hearing when the incident took place. The judge, who is hearing the matter, was not present in the courtroom.
Kanda is currently out on bail in connection with the suicide case of Geetika Sharma.
Kanda and his aide Aruna Chadha are accused of abetting the August 4-5, 2012, suicide of the 23-year-old former air hostess who left behind a note accusing the duo of harassing her.
The duo have been charged with abetting suicide, criminal conspiracy, forgery and hacking computers and sending offensive or false messages.
The trial court had on March 04 allowed the bail application of Kanda while observing that he was in judicial custody since August 2012.