IOC fire: 9 officials in 15 days’ judicial custody
Nine Indian Oil Corporation officials, including General Manager for Rajasthan, were today sent to 15 days of judicial custody by a local court.
Jaipur: Nine Indian Oil Corporation
officials, including General Manager for Rajasthan, were today
sent to 15 days of judicial custody by a local court.
The officials were today produced before Judicial
Magistrate (Sanganer) who sent them to 15 days of judicial
custody. The accused will be produced before the court again
on July 17, Circle Officer Lalit Sharma told.
The police had arrested Gautam Bose (General Manager),
Rajesh Sayal (Chief of Operation), Shashank Shekhar
(Manager-Operation), K S Kanojia (Senior Terminal Manager),
Arun Poddar (Manager-Terminal), Kapil Goyal (Deputy Manager-
Terminal), Ashok Gupta (Operation Officer), Kailash Nath
Agarwal (Chargeman) and S S Gupta (DGM Pipeline) in the fire
case which claimed eleven lives on October 29 last year at
Sitapura plant, around 20 kms from here.
All of them were arrested yesterday under Sec 304-II of
IPC (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) at the
Sanganer Sadar police station here after interrogation by cops
in the case registered by a private firm Genus Company.