The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Registrar General of the Bombay High Court as well as the trial court, hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case, to submit their reports on the status of the trial in the case.
Seventeen Uttarakhand police personnel, convicted of killing a 22-year-old MBA graduate in 2009 fake encounter, were on Monday awarded life term by a Delhi court, a verdict which the victim`s family received with disapppointment saying death sentence should have given.
Brother of alleged slain gangster Sohrabuddin Shaikh, has demanded that CBI should investigate phone call records of the office of Gujarat CM and senior IPS officers in connection with the Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case.
Observing that the accused in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case and the subsequent killing of his wife Kausarbi are facing a serious charge, the Bombay HC reserved its order on the bail applications.
A local court on Saturday reserved its order on the issue of jurisdiction over the chargesheet filed by CBI in Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter case in which ex-Gujarat Minister Amit Shah is one of the 20 accused.