The father of the Kathua rape and murder victim has moved the Supreme Court seeking transfer of the trial in the matter outside the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
The matter was mentioned today before Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, who agreed to hear the matter at 2 pm.
"Counsel is facing lot of backlash. Petition has been filed this morning. Request you to hear it today", said the petitioner's lawyer.
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