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The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Monday directed the CB-CID to complete the investigation in Avaniyapuram custodial death case by the end of January 2022.

MADURAI: The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Monday directed the CB-CID to complete the investigation in Avaniyapuram custodial death case by the end of January 2022. A Bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice M Duraiswamy gave the direction in a suo motu petition filed over suspicious withdrawal of the custodial death petition by the parents of the victim before the court in 2019.

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HC: Complete custodial death case prob by Jan
 

Oct 26, 2021, 04:06 IST
 

Madurai: The Madras high court on Monday asked the CB-CID to take steps to complete the investigation into the Avaniyapuram custodial death case by January 2022.

A division bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and justice M Duraiswamy asked the agency to expedite the investigation, after the state informed the court that the CB-CID probe was still underway in this case.

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Court sets January 2022 as deadline for CB-CID

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Monday directed the CB-CID to expedite the probe in Avaniapuram custodial death case.

A Division Bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice M. Duraiswamy directed the CB-CID to complete the probe by the end of January 2022. The State informed the court, which was hearing the case suo motu after the father of the victim withdrew his petition, that the probe was yet to be completed.

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The October 21 directive warns of action against private organisations if they use the words ‘human rights’ in their name or display them on vehicles.

Tamil Nadu DGP C Sylendra Babu has drawn the ire of human rights organisations over his October 21 order warning of legal action against private organisations if they use the words “human rights” in their name or display them on vehicles.

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Judges direct that interim report of NHRC & judicial commission be submitted

“It is somewhat alarming that the State through its police fired at unarmed protesters and no one is booked some three years after the incident,” the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court observed on Friday on the Thoothukudi police firing incident, in which 13 anti-Sterlite protesters were killed in May 2018.

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The Madras High Court on Friday directed the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to submit a copy of its investigation report into the police firing that took place in Thoothukudi in 2018 during the anti-Sterlite protests.

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மதுரையைச் சேர்ந்த வழக்கறிஞர் ஹென்றி திபேன், ஐகோர்ட் மதுரைக் கிளையில் தாக்கல் செய்த பொதுநல மனுவில், 




தூத்துக்குடி துப்பாக்கிச்சூடு சம்பவத்தைப் போல இனியொரு சம்பவம் நடைபெறக் கூடாது என மதுரை உயர்நீதிமன்றக் கிளை தலைமை நீதிபதி தெரிவித்தார்.

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தூத்துக்குடி மாவட்டத்தில் எந்தவித ஆயுதமும் இல்லாமல் போராட்டம் நடத்திய பொதுமக்கள் மீது துப்பாக்கிச் சூடு சம்பவம் நடந்துள்ளதாக உயர் நீதிமன்ற நீதிபதிகள் வருத்தம் தெரிவித்துள்ளனர். இது போன்ற சம்பவங்கள் இனி நடைபெறக்கூடாது என்றும் நீதிபதிகள் கருத்து தெரிவித்துள்ளனர்.

தூத்துக்குடியில் போராட்டம் நடத்தியவர்களைச் சுட்டுக் கொன்றது நாகரிகமான சமுதாயமா என்றும், இது போன்ற சம்பவங்கள் நடைபெறுவது ஏற்புடையதா என்றும் சென்னை உயர் நீதிமன்றம் மதுரை கிளை கேள்வி எழுப்பியுள்ளது.

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Madurai/Chennai,Jun 25 (PTI) The Madras High Court on Friday made some strong remarks over the May 2018 police firing in Tuticorin, where 13 persons were killed during a violent anti-Sterlite agitation, asking "can we kill people and throw money at them and say our job is over. Is that the society that we want to build."

These were among the questions raised by Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee, now sitting at the Madurai bench, when the PIL petition from Henri Tiphagne, an activist, on the matter, came up for hearing today.

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