Delhi HC dismisses petition seeking cancellation of RK Pachauri’s anticipatory bail

The Delhi High Court today dismissed a petition seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted by a lower court to former IPCC Chief RK Pachauri.

The petition was filed by the researcher who had filed sexual harassment charges against Pachauri, alleging that he had harassed her since September 2013.

Pursuant to registration of a first information report (FIR), Pachauri had successfully moved the trial court for grant of anticipatory bail. The