After failing to get bail from the lower court, suspended deputy superintendent of police Tarun Barot, who is behind the bars in the Sadiq Jamal fake encounter case, Friday moved the Gujarat High Court.
Highly-placed sources in the agency said that Kumar, a 1968 batch IPS officer, would be called for questioning in the case and understanding the sequence of the events that led to the encounter.
CBI on Friday arrested five Gujarat policemen in connection with the alleged fake encounter of Sadiq Jamal in 2003.
CBI has sought 3 months` time from Guj HC to probe the case of Sadiq Jamal, who was killed in an alleged fake encounter by Guj police here in 2003.
The Central Bureau of
Investigation (CBI) has registered a case relating to alleged
fake encounter of Sadiq Jamal Mehtar in 2003 by Gujarat police, an official statement on the agency` website said.
Gujarat High Court on Monday
reserved its order in the Sadiq Jamal encounter case of 2003
after the state government opposed to the SIT probe as agreed
to by Sadiq`s brother.
Day in Pics: 31st January
Showbiz World - January 31, 2015