IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CRIMINAL ORIGINAL JURISDICTION
CRL.M.P. NO.5029 OF 2014
WRIT PETITION (CRL.) NO.68 OF 2008
Lalita Kumari .... Petitioner(s)
Govt. of U.P. & Others .... Respondent(s)
O R D E R
Heard Mr. Sidharth Luthra, learned Additional Solicitor General.
After hearing him and in the light of the grievance expressed in the present criminal miscellaneous
petition filed in the writ petition, we modify clause (vii) of paragraph 111 of our judgment dated
12th November, 2013, in the following manner:
"(vii) While ensuring and protecting the rights of the accused and the complainant, a preliminary
inquiry should be made time bound and in any case it should not exceed fifteen days generally and in
exceptional cases, by giving adequate reasons, six weeks time is provided. The fact of such delay and
the causes of it must be reflected in the General Diary entry." To this extent, clause (vii) of paragraph 111 of the judgment is modified.
Criminal miscellaneous petition is, accordingly, disposed of.
(DR. B.S. CHAUHAN)
(RANJANA PRAKASH DESAI)
March 05, 2014
ITEM NO.301 COURT NO.1 SECTION X
S U P R E M E C O U R T O F I N D I A
RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS
CRL.M.P. NO.5029 OF 2014 IN WRIT PETITION (CRL.) NO.68 OF 2008
LALITA KUMARI Petitioner(s)
GOVT.OF U.P.& ORS. Respondent(s)
(With appln(s) for modification of Court's Order dated 12.11.2013
and office report)
Date: 05/03/2014 This Matter was called on for hearing today.
HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE
HON'BLE DR. JUSTICE B.S. CHAUHAN
HON'BLE MRS. JUSTICE RANJANA PRAKASH DESAI
HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE RANJAN GOGOI
HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE S.A. BOBDE
For Petitioner(s) Mr. B.K. Shah, Adv.
Mrs. Mona K. Rajvanshi, AOR
For Respondent(s)/ Mr. Sidharth Luthra, ASG
Applicant/For NCT Ms. Supriya Juneja, Adv.
of Delhi Mr. Anandna Handa, Adv.
Mr. G.S. Bedi, Adv.
Mr. D.S. Mahra, AOR
Mr. Satya Siddiqui, Adv.
Mr. S.K. Mishra, Adv.
For CBI Mr. Mohan Parasaran, S.G. (N/P)
Dr. Ashok Dhamija, Adv.
Mr. T.A. Khan, Adv.
Mr. P.K. Dey, Adv.
Mr. B.V. Balram Das, Adv.
For U.P. Mr. Ratnakar K. Dash, Sr. Adv.
Mr. Abhisth Kumar, Adv.
Mr. Raman Yadav, Adv.
Ms. Archana Singh, Adv.
Ms. Sharmila Upadhyay, AOR
Mr. Debasis Misra, AOR
For Haryana Mr. Manjit Singh, AAG
Ms. Nupur Chaudhary, Adv.
Mr. Tarjit Singh, Adv.
Mr. Kamal Mohan Gupta, Adv.
For Punjab Mr. V. Madhukar, AAG
Ms. Anvita Cowshism, Adv.
Mr. Kuldip Singh, AOR
For Gujarat Ms. Hemantika Wahi, AOR
Ms. Preeti Bhardwaj, Adv.
Ms. Puja Singh, Adv.
For Arunachal Mr. Anil Shrivastav, AOR
Pradesh Mr. Rituraj Biswas, Adv.
For A.P. Mr. D. Mahesh Babu, Adv.
Ms. Suchitra Hrangkhawl, Adv.
Mr. Amjit Maqbool, Adv.
Mr. Amit K. Nain, Adv.
Mr. B. Ramakrishna Rao, Adv.
Mr. Aditya Jain, Adv.
Ms. Sunita Chaudhary, Adv.
Mr. Kamlendra Mishra, AOR
Mr. Khwairakpam Nobin Singh, AOR
Ms. Kamini Jaiswal, AOR
Mr. Ravindra Keshavrao Adsure, AOR
Mr. Jatinder Kumar Bhatia, AOR
Mr. Mukesh Verma, Adv.
Mr. Naresh K. Sharma, AOR
Mr. P.V. Dinesh, AOR
Ms. Anitha Shenoy, AOR
Mr. Gopal Singh, AOR
For Jharkhand Mr. Anil K. Jha, AOR
Mrs. Priyanka Tyagi, Adv.
M/s. Corporate Law Group
Ms. Sumita Hazarika, AOR
Mr. Satish Vig, AOR
Mr. Aruneshwar Gupta, AOR
M/s. Arputham, Aruna & Co.
For Andaman & Mr. Balasubramaniam, Adv.
Nicobar Mr. K.V. Jagdishvaran, Adv.
Ms. G. Indira, AOR
Mrs. D. Bharathi Reddy, AOR
Mr. Dharmendra Kumar Sinha, AOR
For Puducherry Mr. V.G. Pragasam, AOR Mr. S.J. Aristotle, Adv.
Mr. Prabu Ramasubramaniam, Adv.
Mr. Ajay Pal, AOR
Mr. Jatinder Kumar Bhatia, AOR
Mr. R. Nedumaran, AOR
Ms. Shalu Sharma, AOR
Mr. Ranjan Mukherjee, AOR
Ms. A. Subhashini, AOR
Dr. Monika Gusain, AOR
Mr. S. Thananjayan, AOR
Mr. Sudarshan Singh Rawat, AOR
Mr. C.D. Sigh, AOR
For West Bengal Mr. Anip Sachthey, AOR
Mr. Mohit Paul, Adv.
Mr. Abhijat P. Medh, AOR
Mr. Rameshwar Prasad Goyal, AOR
For Tamil Nadhu Mr. M. Yogesh Kanna, Adv.
Mr. A. Santha Kumaran, Adv.
Ms. Vanita C. Giri, Adv.
For Rajasthan Mr. S.S. Shamshery, AAG
Mr. Sandeep Singh, Adv.
Ms. Ruchi Kohli, Adv.
For Nagaland Mr. K. Enatoli Sema, Adv.
Mr. Amit Kumar Singh, Adv.
For Mizoram Mr. K.N. Madhusoodhanan, Adv.
Mr. R. Sathish, Adv.
For H.P. Mr. Suryanarayana Singh, AAG
Ms. Pragati Neekhra, Adv.
UPON hearing counsel the Court made the following
O R D E R
Crl.M.P. No.5029 of 2014, is disposed of in terms of the
|(Chetan Kumar) | |(Savita Sainani) |
|Court Master | |Assistant Registrar |
(Signed order is placed on the file)