06 October Thursday

Principal Sessions Court Not Authorised To Hear Actress Assault Case: Prosecution

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Saturday Aug 6, 2022

Kochi : The prosecution on Saturday submitted plea to Justice Hone M. Varghese stating the Principal Sessions Court was not the right Bench to try the Actress Assault Case.

The High Court had granted CBI court the permission to conduct trial and also, in its ruling, said the case cannot be transferred to  Principal Sessions Court on grounds of excess work, the prosecution pointed out. It is to be clarified exactly whose purview this case file will come under, said Special Prosecutor Ajay Kumar in his plea.

When Justice Honey M Varghese too charge as Principal Sessions Judge, she had transferred the case records to Sessions Court. The case is due for hearing this month 11th.