New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal says that it’s not in his jurisdiction to take a call on the case of anti-country slogans of former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) college students' union and CPI chief Kanhaiya Kumar, but he’ll determine quickly. Will ask the Law Department for Delhi Police has filed a cost sheet in Patiala House Court towards Kanhaiya Kumar and others within the alleged case of elevating anti-national slogans in JNU. This cost sheet was filed a yr in the past in January 2019. The court docket then reprimanded the Delhi Police and stated that until the Delhi authorities doesn’t approve the submitting of the cost sheet, we is not going to take cognizance of it. <! –
After the primary cupboard assembly of the Delhi authorities, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stated, 'It shouldn’t be in my jurisdiction to approve or to not approve the cost sheet in Kanhaiya's case. This is an impartial and separate division. Nevertheless, we’ll ask the involved division to take its choice quickly.
Actually, the court docket can’t take cognizance of the cost sheet until the federal government provides its approval underneath part 196 of CRPC in case of treason. Therefore, it’s obligatory to get the permission of the Delhi authorities within the case of treason towards Kanhaiya Kumar. The court docket has already stated on this case that permission should be obtained from the federal government on the cost sheet. On this, the police had requested to get the approval inside 10 days, however the approval has not but been obtained from the Delhi authorities.
Until the permission of the Delhi authorities, the court docket is not going to take cognizance of the sedition part within the cost sheet. If the Delhi authorities doesn’t give permission, then the sedition part will robotically finish. Questions are additionally being raised on submitting the chargesheet with out the permission of the Delhi authorities. This file is pending with the Delhi authorities for permission on the cost sheet of Kanhaiya Kumar for the final one yr.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal says that Delhi Police has taken three years to file a cost sheet on this complete episode. Now the Department of Legal Affairs of the Government of Delhi is finding out this topic. On Wednesday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stated that the involved division of Delhi Government will quickly take its choice on this difficulty.
Significantly, the matter of permitting the cost sheet of Kanhaiya Kumar was raised by the BJP through the meeting elections. Making it a political difficulty, the BJP has additionally accused Kejriwal of saving Kanhaiya Kumar.
( Input IANS )