Patiala House trial of 1984 riots case to be video recorded, orders Delhi High Court

Smrithi Suresh December 2 2015

The Delhi High Court yesterday ordered the transfer of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case from Karkardooma court to Patiala House.

The Court said that it would be, "necessary and expedient to transfer the subject case in the interest of justice" and to ensure that the faith of citizens remains 'intact' in courts of law.

The order was passed by Siddharth Mridul J. following a transfer petition filed by the riot victims citing "improper recording of evidence . . .

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