Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, September 21
Virtually indicting Sumedh Singh Saini for depravity of thoughts, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has asserted the Punjab ex-DGP confirmed scant regard for legislation. He not solely significantly undermined elementary rights of a citizen, however went to the extent of snuffing out a valuable life in a fashion past retribution.
“What has come across this court from the records depict depravity of mind, for which the petitioner deserves no compassion,” Justice Fateh Deep Singh asserted, dismissing Saini’s plea for declaring the probe in Multani homicide case “non est” or nothing.
Saini had sought instructions for switch of the case exterior Punjab to every other company or the CBI. The last order was pronounced earlier this month. Justice Fateh Deep Singh asserted the query of quashing the FIR and the probe proceedings in opposition to the petitoner was “too preposterous”.
He mentioned the petitioner, then Punjab DGP, had arrange a poor precedent for the drive, which was “protector of humans and not terminator”. Observing the SC had made it clear the Bench should see if petitioner had another treatment earlier than exercising powers underneath Article 226, Justice Fateh Deep Singh mentioned Saini didn’t exhaust the choice treatment.