In a high profile case, the court of additional Session Judge Sonia kinra has framed charges against Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) President and MLA Simarjit Singh Bains, Congress leader Kamaljit Singh Karwal and other accused in case.
Bains, karwal and others were booked for attempt to murder as they assaulted on duty Tehsildar major (Retd) Gurjinder Singh Benipal (now District Revenue officer).The hearing was fixed on June 6 and the additional session Judge has fixed next hearing on June 7. Today, the Court framed the charges against Bains, Karwal and other accused.At the time of incident Bains and Karwal were close aides but later they parted their ways and Karwal had joined Congress party.
Counsel of Gurjinder Singh Benipal, Advocate Hardial Singh said that the court has also dismissed the application of accused for dismissal of case and ordered to frame the charges.Meanwhile congress leader Ishwarjot Singh cheema has demanded the resignation of MLA Simarjit Singh Bains. He said that Bains should resign on moral grounds and Aam Aadmi Party should clear its stand on alliance with party of Bains.The charges Were Framed Under Section 353, 323, 307, 148, 149, 120B Of IPC AND SECTION 27 OF Arms act.
Next date of hearing is fixed on July 4, 2017.
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