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Delhi High Court Rejects Bail Plea of Delhi Riots Accused Shahrukh Pathan who was Accused of Firing Shots at Head Constable [READ JUDGMENT]

Lawstreet Journal 17 Apr 2021 12:33am

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Shahrukh Pathan, who was said to have opened fire on police officers during the anti-CAA Delhi riots violence in February 2020, had his bail application rejected on (April 15, 2021) by the Delhi High Court. During the anti-CAA violence that shook Delhi, Pathan was seen brandishing a gun and firing it.

The Delhi riots suspect was denied bail on (April 15, 2021) by a single judge bench of Justice Suresh Kait of the Delhi High Court. Pathan Khan is accused of firing shots at a Delhi Police Head Constable in Jaffarabad during the Delhi Riots 2020 violence.

"The video clipping and pictures played before this Court have shaken the conscience of this Court how petitioner could take law and order in his hands," the court said, citing the police video footage as evidence. 

It went on to say that, regardless of whether he intended to kill the complainant or someone else in the crowd with his open-air gunshots, it was "difficult to imagine that he had no idea that his behaviour could hurt anyone present at the scene." 

"It is not the case of the petitioner that he was not involved in the alleged incident," the bench added, referring to the details of the case and Pathan's defence.                     

Pathan was denied interim bail by the Karkardooma Court (Delhi) in November after videos of him firing shots at a police officer during the February 2020 Delhi Riots went viral on social media and the internet. 

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