A magisterial inquiry into the
death of a National Conference activist Haji Syed Yusuf while
in police custody has begun amid a raging controversy into
which state Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has been dragged.
The Supreme Court on Monday ordered a magisterial probe into allegations that victims of
Mirchpur Dalit violence were being targeted by those accused
of killing an elderly Dalit and his daughter in the village.
A magisterial inquiry ordered by Jammu and Kashmir government to probe into the June 29 firing incident in Anantang district, which left three teenagers dead, has indicted police and recommended appropriate action against them.
Taking a serious note of the escape of four undertrials from the Mathura district jail, the Uttar Pradesh government has suspended three jail officers and ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident.
Delhi Police on Sunday questioned two
persons, including one of its men, even as it failed to
apprehend the three Pakistani nationals who escaped from here
and announced a reward of Rs 150,000 for anyone providing
information leading to the arrest.
In a setback to Gujarat government,
a judicial probe says the 2004 killing of young college girl
Ishrat Jahan and three others suspected to be on a mission to
"kill" Chief Minister Narendra Modi was a case of "fake
encounter" by the police.