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kathua rape and murder case

Court directs to file FIR against SIT members that probed Kathua rape-murder case

Two police officials and a special police officer Surender Verma were convicted for destruction of evidence.

23 Oct 2019 8:15 AM

Trial of juvenile in Kathua gangrape, murder case to begin today

According to order served to Crime Branch, officials have been asked to bring in prosecution evidence and witnesses for trial to begin.

15 Jul 2019 9:31 AM

Kathua case: 'Sweat on Sanji Ram’s face on chilly day gave him away,' says officer

Sanji Ram, along with two others, was convicted for life on charges of rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua on Monday.

12 Jun 2019 8:56 AM

6 of 7 convicted for rape, murder of 8-yr-old girl in J&K's Kathua

Vishal, son of main accused Sanji Ram has been acquitted in the case.

10 Jun 2019 9:32 AM

Law allowing death penalty for rape of children cleared by President

The amendment replaces criminal law amendment ordinance promulgated on April 21 after Kathua's rape and murder and another woman in Unnao.

12 Aug 2018 5:48 PM


SC to hear plea 'torture' of witness in Kathua rape and murder case tomorrow

A habeas corpus writ petition has been filed by the cousin of the witness. It alleges that Hussain has been kept in illegal detention.

07 Aug 2018 4:09 PM

Kathua rape case: Accused claiming to be juvenile above 20 yrs, claims medical report

'The report has been submitted and final arguments will be concluded tomorrow after which judge will pronounce verdict,' prosecutor said.

02 Jul 2018 8:16 PM

Minor or not? Decision on Kathua juvenile next week

The juvenile had allegedly kidnapped the girl on Jan 10 on directions of his uncle Sanji Ram, who plotted her abduction and killing.

31 May 2018 9:19 PM

Form 3-judge panel to check cases of child sexual assault: SC to HCs

SC also directs all High Courts to ensure that cases of sexual assault of children are fast-tracked and decided by special court.

01 May 2018 2:09 PM

J&K Cabinet rejig not related to Kathua rape case: BJP's Ram Madhav

He termed the reshuffle a 'normal exercise', said that on reviewing the situation a decision was taken to give opportunity to 5 more MLAs.

01 May 2018 10:41 AM


Supreme Court stays Kathua rape-murder case trial till May 7

SC stayed trial after being seized with petitions seeking shifting of trial to Chandigarh and handing over investigation to CBI.

27 Apr 2018 3:35 PM

Kathua rape, murder case: Policeman, SPO held by SIT move J&K HC

The petitioners seek a fresh CBI probe into the matter and quashing of the investigation by the state crime branch.

24 Apr 2018 5:37 PM