Mumbai: A uncommon court here Thursday dismissed the supplication documented by Peter Mukerjea, a charged in the Sheena Bora murder case, looking for its course to the Arthur Road prison specialists to move him back to an exceptional cell.
Mukerjea, who is blamed for being a piece of the trick to slaughter Sheena, was stopped in an exceptional cell of Arthur Road jail as far back as his capture in November 2015. In any case, he was as of late moved to a general cell in the prison.
Extraordinary CBI judge JC Jagdale, while dismissing his request, saw that move of a detainee starting with one military quarters then onto the next is a right of the jail specialists.
Mukerjea’s legal advisor Amit Ghag documented an application Wednesday arguing that he be moved back to an extraordinary cell. The attorney argued that Mukerjea had as of late experienced a heart medical procedure and is yet to completely recuperate. In the general cell, Mukerjea faces the danger of contracting disease, which could mean something bad for his wellbeing. That is the reason he ought to be kept in a unique cell, the application said.
The CBI, in its answer, said that the court can pass a fitting request according to the jail rules.
Subsequent to hearing both the sides, the court decided that move of a detainee starting with one dormitory then onto the next is a regulatory choice and court can’t pass a request against it.
“It must be recollected that focal prison’s interior organization is guided by jail rules. According to these rules, the prison specialists are qualified for expel the detainee starting with one military enclosure then onto the next for the wellbeing and care of the prisoner,” the court watched.
“The prison director is altogether and exclusively liable for the wellbeing and security of the prison detainees. On the off chance that any mischief causes to the prisoner, at that point the director of the Arthur Road Jail will be considered capable. In this way, an organization request can’t be passed against the jail leads,” the court included.
Sheena was slaughtered purportedly by her mom Indrani Mukerjea, a previous media official, with the assistance of two other denounced in April 2012.