Chief metropolitan magistrate Pankaj Sharma also imposed a fine of Rs 2.25 crore each on the Ansals
09 Nov 2021 6:41 AM
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Sherawat issued the non-bailable warrants against them.
26 Mar 2019 4:38 PM
The kins of people who lost their lives in the fire believes that justice was still denied to them.
14 Jun 2017 3:07 AM
However, it had modified its similar order for Gopal Ansal and ordered him to undergo remaining part of the one- year imprisonment.
14 Jun 2017 2:38 AM
Earlier this month, Gopal Ansal surrendered before the Tihar jail authorities after the Supreme Court refused to grant him more time.
27 May 2017 2:47 PM
Gopal Ansal was jailed earlier in connection with the case related to a fire tragedy in which 59 persons died in Uphaar cinema.
20 Mar 2017 9:15 PM
Supreme Court sentenced Gopal Ansal to one-year jail term on February 9, while, his elder brother Sushil was allowed to skip prison term.
20 Mar 2017 2:30 PM
Ram Jethmalani submitted that Gopal Ansal was surviving on charity and that some indulgence be shown to reduce the sentence.
10 Mar 2017 2:50 AM
59 persons had died in the Uphaar cinema during the screening of Hindi movie 'Border' on June 13, 1997.
09 Mar 2017 1:53 PM
At least 59 people had died and over 100 others were injured in the stampede after fire broke out in Uphaar cinema on June, 1997.
08 Mar 2017 1:01 PM
It submitted that the two brothers are healthy and in a good condition to travel abroad, as they have been admittedly done frequently.
08 Mar 2017 3:47 AM
The tragedy took place on Friday, June 13, 1997 when the film Border was playing at the theatre in Green Park area.
10 Feb 2017 7:01 AM
Court felt that Rs 30 crore fine was not sufficient in view of the irreparable loss of lives.
10 Feb 2017 2:26 AM
The Supreme Court has given four weeks to Gopal to surrender and serve the remaining jail term.
09 Feb 2017 11:53 AM
Earlier, the AVUT had approached the apex court seeking to restrain the two Ansal brothers from travelling abroad.
05 Dec 2016 12:37 PM