Ex-DU Law Dean seeks registration of FIR in charges of sexual harassment of law student; Says police duty-bound to investigate

Default admin language (currently English) November 15 2013

Professor SN Singh, a former Dean of Delhi University’s Law Faculty has filed a complaint before the Tilak Marg Police Station, seeking an investigation into charges of sexual harassment made against a former Supreme Court judge.

Speaking to Bar & Bench Professor Singh said that the 3-member Committee constituted by Chief Justice Sathasivam to investigate the allegations lacks any punitive powers. “Suppose if tomorrow the Committee is to find the accused guilty,” he argues, “what can [the Committee] do?”

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