A neighborhood court docket in Bhubaneswar held a midnight listening to on Thursday and determined to ship a military Main, arrested in a dowry torture case, to military custody as a substitute of jail.
The choose of sub-divisional judicial Justice of the Peace’s (SDJM) court docket SK Mishra visited the court docket at 10 pm after makes an attempt to carry the listening to by means of video conferencing failed. The listening to continued previous 1:30 am.
After the listening to, the judged ordered that the Main arrested be ship to military custody as a substitute of jail.
Earlier, the Mahila Police Station had arrested the Main on the idea of his spouse’s allegation of bodily and psychological torture for dowry and try to homicide. The military officer was staying in Nayapalli space in Bhubaneswar.
A case has been registered in opposition to the military officer on the police station beneath numerous sections of the Indian Penal Code and Dowry Prohibition Act.
The officer had allegedly threatened his spouse to shoot her to loss of life if she would not carry cash from her dad and mom.
The spouse in her grievance stated that although the matter was settled mutually earlier, her husband continued the torture. Although police served a discover to the Main, he didn’t reply. On Thursday, he was arrested by the police.
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