The Punjab and Haryana High Court in Chandigarh revert lower court decision, Big relief to Bibi Jagir Kaur. As Bibi Jagir Kaur acquitted in daughter’s death case. The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday acquitted former SGPC chief Bibi Jagir Kaur and co-accused in her daughter Harpreet Kaur’s death case. The court delivered its verdict on an appeal filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation.It is pertinent to mention that the judgment in the case was reserved in October by the Bench of Justice AB Chaudhari and Justice Kuldip Singh. Bibi Jagir Kaur was convicted for abduction and forcible abortion of her daughter Harpreet Kaur. Both Bibi and the CBI have filed appeals in the case.
The case was being heard by the Division Bench. CBI had added in its appeal that Harpreet was abducted on March 18, 2000, from Chandigarh after being sedated. She was confined at her trusted friend Dalwinder Kaur Dhesi’s residence Jasdil Mansion in Phagwara. Her pregnancy was terminated against her will on March 20, 2000, at Kartarpur by Dhesi, Bibi’s political confidant Paramjeet Singh and approver Dr Balwinder Singh Sohal. The CBI had claimed that the trial judge committed grave error in disbelieving Dr Sohal’s testimony as far as the conspiracy to murder was concerned, while believing his witness regarding conspiracy to kidnap, wrongfully confining Harpreet and terminating the pregnancy.
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Posted by Daily Post English on Tuesday, December 4, 2018
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