Delhi News Highlights: Nation’s capital records 249 new Covid-19 cases, no deaths
A Delhi court on Saturday rejected the early bail request of former National Stock Exchange (NSE) chief Chitra Ramkrishna as part of a CBI probe into a stock market manipulation case in 2018. Special Judge Sanjeev Aggarwal called the CBI’s investigation “nonchalant”, saying the agency took no action against the main beneficiaries of the roommate scam, “who appear to be happily profiting at the expense of ordinary citizens for the most well-known reasons”.
Separately, in the Shahdara gang rape case, the Delhi police prepared an indictment, listing the main evidence found during the investigation. This includes 5 video clips of the attack recorded by the accused on his phone, the victim’s hair from the rickshaw in which she was abducted, and clippers and scissors used to cut the hair.
Ankit Gujjar used phone inside Tihar to make money transfer requests: CBI
The Central Bureau of Investigation in a report to the Delhi High Court said gangster Ankit Gujjar (29), who was allegedly murdered inside Tihar Jail in August last year, was using without authorization a cell phone number inside the prison to contact family and friends. make payment transfer requests to various people, including prison officers.
Delhi: BJP steps up attack on AAP with ‘alcohol referendum in over 1,000 locations’
With the MCD elections just around the corner, the BJP unit in Delhi on Friday held a “referendum” at 1,120 locations across the city to “gather the opinions of about 10 lakh people” on the new policy of Delhi Government Excise.
About 50,000 party workers, deputies, presidents and vice presidents of district morcha took part in the campaign, during which boxes were placed in residential areas to gather “reactions” from the public.