2. Petitioner is sitting MLA from Deoli Assembly Constituency of NCT
of Delhi. He remained in police custody in above-mentioned case since
09.05.2020 to 16.05.2020 but the IO himself filed an application for
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sending the Petitioner to JC and on 17.05.2020 the Petitioner was sent to JC
as the investigation qua him had been completed.
3. Ms.Rebecca M. John, learned senior counsel appearing on behalf of
the petitioner submitted that in the FIR itself, it has been mentioned by the
complainant that wife of deceased gave one complaint to the Delhi Jal Board
on 09.04.2020 as DD No.5378, just one week before the suicide, against the
Petitioner but contrary to said fact in the said complaint, name of the
Petitioner as well as name of co-accused persons has not been mentioned.
Further no allegations of extortion or threat has been made by wife of
deceased in the said complaint. Moreover, the deceased or his family
members were plying water tanker since 2006 and it has been alleged that
the deceased was giving money to the Petitioner since he became MLA first
time but the deceased or his family members didn’t give any complaint to
any authorities including police in last 5-6 years.
Source: Indian Kanoon