Hathras rape: Tehseen Poonawalla writes to Allahabad HC raising concern over narco test, pressure on by victim's family, police suspensions

Poonawalla has also urged the Court to monitor the investigation into the case, noting that the Yogi Adityanath has declared that it is referring the case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Hathras rape: Tehseen Poonawalla writes to Allahabad HC raising concern over narco test, pressure on by victim's family, police suspensions
Hathras Gang Rape

In view of the suo motu case registered by the Allahabad High Court over the pre-dawn cremation of a 19 year old Dalit woman alleged to have been gang-raped, Tehseen Poonawalla has written to the Lucknow Bench urging the Court to ensure the personal presence of police officers who were in charge on the day when the victim was cremated by the police.

This is in view of media reports that soon after the High Court's order registering the suo motu case on October 1, the Uttar Pradesh Government had ordered the suspension of senior police officers and the transfer of top government officials who had been directed to appear before the Court on October 12.

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