New Delhi: The Delhi Prisons Division has suspended 4 officers, together with a deputy director, in reference to the looks of arrested JKLF chief Yasin Malik within the Supreme Courtroom, an announcement stated on Saturday.
The presence of Malik, serving life in Tihar Jail, within the packed court docket induced chaos within the excessive court docket on Friday.
Malik, who’s in jail following his conviction and life sentence in a terror financing case, was delivered to the Supreme Courtroom in a jail automotive escorted by armed safety personnel with out the court docket’s permission.
He entered the court docket to the shock of all current.
“On the problem of Malik’s manufacturing earlier than the Supreme Courtroom on Friday, the Prisons Division has suspended the deputy superintendent, two assistant superintendents and the superintendent on Friday night as they have been discovered to be prima facie responsible based mostly on the preliminary investigation,” the assertion stated.
“An in depth inquiry is being carried out by DIG Tihar to determine every other officers who could also be liable for the huge collapse,” he added.
On Friday, the jail authorities stated Deputy Inspector Basic (Prisons-Headquarters) Rajiv Singh will conduct the investigation to see the top and rectify the work of the erring officers and submit a report back to the Director Basic (Prisons) inside three days.
Expressing shock at Yasin’s presence within the Supreme Courtroom, Solicitor Basic Tushar Mehta on Friday informed a bench of Justice Surya Kant and Justice Dipankar Datta that there’s a process for harmful prisoners to be allowed to enter the court docket to problem themselves.
When Mehta pointed to Malik’s presence within the court docket, the bench stated that it had not given him permission or issued a ruling permitting him to talk his case.
Malik was standing within the excessive court docket when a bench headed by Justice Kant was listening to a case filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) towards the September 20, 2022 order of a Jammu court docket within the 1989 abduction of Rubaiya Sayeed, the daughter of Union Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
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