Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, October 13
More than three years after proceedings in the Punjab drug case got here to a digital standstill, the matter got here up for efficient hearing this afternoon with the Punjab and Haryana High Court making clear its intent to come out with a timeline for hearing the problems, together with opening of the particular activity pressure report and extradition of the accused.
The Bench of Justice Augustine George Masih and Justice Ashok Kumar Verma mounted the following hearing for Thursday, the final working day earlier than the High Court closes for the Dasehra break.
- Opening of the STF report submitted in the multi-crore medicine case sought
- PPCC chief Navjot Sidhu has repeatedly tweeted about report opening
- Matter relates to drug mafia working in Punjab and having worldwide hyperlinks
As the case got here up for hearing for the primary time earlier than it, the Bench took up a 13-point synopsis , submitted by advocate Navkiran Singh. The synopsis, summing up the proceedings ever for the reason that High Court took suo motu cognisance of the matter
approach again in September 2013, was submitted by Navkiran Singh on the earlier date of hearing in the matter,
underscoring drug menace in Punjab and requesting for judicial scrutiny.
Navkiran Singh, amongst different issues, known as for the opening of experiences submitted in the matter. One of the experiences submitted in a sealed cowl by the Punjab Government was gone via by the Bench in May 2018 earlier than it was re-sealed.