Plea to transfer case to another court citing Magistrate's meeting with BJP leader rejected by Allahabad High Court

Single judge Justice Karunesh Singh Pawar said that sole ground that the Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) met a political leader cannot be a ground for transferring the case from a particular court.
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A plea to transfer a case to another court on the ground that the Magistrate presently hearing the case had met a Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader in his chamber, was rejected by the Allahabad High Court (Himanshu Singh v. State of Uttar Pradesh).

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