Altaf Custodial Death: Allahabad High Court orders second post-mortem of body by AIIMS Delhi

A division bench of Justices Anjani Kumar Mishra and Deepak Verma also directed that the entire process of unsealing the body, post-mortem and the subsequent sealing if any of the body, should be videographed.
Allahabad High Court with Altaf
Allahabad High Court with Altaf

The Allahabad High Court has directed that the body of 22-year-old Altaf who died inside police station, allegedly due to custodial torture, should be subject to a second post-mortem/ autopsy by a team of doctors from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi [Chand Miyan v. State of Uttar Pradesh].

Loading content, please wait...
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news