Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said that the chargesheet against Tarun Tejpal, arrested for sexually assaulting a woman colleague last month at Tehelka magazine’s Think fest in a hotel here, will be filed within 45 days.
Delhi BJP leader Vijay Jolly, who was booked for allegedly vandalising former Tehelka managing editor Shoma Chaudhury`s house, Tuesday, appeared before the National Commission for Women and apologised for his act.
A Goa Sessions Court on Saturday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the founder-editor of Tehelka magazine and subsequently gave permission to the Goa police to arrest him for sexually assaulting a woman colleague in a Goa hotel earlier this month.
Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, accused of rape, Saturday found support from former union minister Eduardo Faleiro, whose daughter Sonia was once employed as an editor at the investigative news weekly.
Hasiba Amin, president of the Goa unit of the NSUI, has submitted a complaint to police saying activist Madhu Kishwar leaked the name of the woman journalist who accused Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal of sexual assault.