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Delhi HC Grants Interim Protection To Lawyer Threatened With Gun By Accused [Read Order]

Lawstreet Journal 8 Nov 2019 6:41pm

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The Delhi High Court on October 24, 2019, in the case of Saurabh Kumar Singh v. State Of GNCT, Delhi & Ors., has granted police protectionto a lawyer who was threatened by an accused –against whom he was appearing representing his client, to not to appear.

A Single Judge Bench of Justice Brijesh Sethi hearing the petition directed for security officers to be assigned to Advocate Saurabh Kumar Singh.

"Learned counsel for the State further submits that protection required will be provided to the petitioner. Let mobile number of Beat Constable, Division Officer as well as SHO be provided to the petitioner forthwith, so that in case of exigency, petitioner can contact the concerned officials. List on 05.11.2019. In the meanwhile, Let the concerned DCP provide the PSO to the petitioner,” the order states. 

Advocate Singh was constrained to approach the Delhi High Court citing threats to his life for appearing in a criminal case filed against one, Ram Niwas.

In his petition, Advocate Singh submitted that seeing his ability his senior has entrusted a brief in the matter of Ram Niwas vs Rita Devi –a divorce petition for Rita Devi. Moreover, he was also entrusted with other cases including, a petition under section 156(3) read with section 190/200 of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, that was filed by Rita Devi against Ram Niwas and his associate accused, for commission of offences under section 195A,506, 509 read with section 34 of Indian Penal Code, 1860.

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