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Anticipatory bail for four ex-cops in abduction case

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Mohali, May 19

Four retired cops of the Chandigarh Police, who were booked in a 29-year-old case of alleged abduction and disappearance of Balwant Singh Multani, a CITCO employee in 1991, had been granted anticipatory bail by a court in Mohali today.

The ex-cops — Har Sahai Sharma, Jagir Singh, Anoop Singh and Kuldip Singh —had been named in an FIR registered against them at the Mataur Police station by victim's brother Palwinder Singh Multani. All the cops had retired as inspector.

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  • As per the court orders, the former cops must join probe by appearing before the investigating officer within 7 days
  • They have been directed not to leave the country and surrender their passports with the police

  • The court directed the IO to make the accused join the probe by maintaining social distancing and taking other precautions

Additional District and Sessions Judge Monika Goyal, while granting anticipatory bail to the four former policemen, ordered that they must join investigation by appearing before the investigating officer within 7 days from today. The court orders further restricted them not to leave the country and also directed to surrender their passports with the police. The court also directed the IO to join the accused/applicant in investigation by maintaining social distancing and following all the precautions.

Former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini had also been granted anticipatory bail by the court after being booked in the same case. The other two cops then Sub-Inspector Satvir Singh and DSP Baldev Singh have passed away. — TNS



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