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Judge Loya's death: United Oppn petitions Prez

11 February 2018

A delegation of Opposition MPs, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, met President Ram Nath Kovind on February 9 to petition him for a court-monitored SIT probe into the death of CBI judge Judge B.H. Loya. "We got a positive response from the President", he told mediapersons.

The memorandum also mentioned that two confidants of Loya - lawyer Shrikant Khandalkar and retired district judge Prakash Thombre - also died under suspicious circumstances. This feeling was expressed to us by different parties and large number of MPs...

Sibal echoed the words of the Congress president and said that if a Special Investigation Team can be formed for the 2G case, then one can also be formed for a probe into Judge Loya's death. "These matters can not be decided through a PIL", he said. "These matters can not be decided through a PIL".

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"His (Judge BH Loya) death is suspicious, there have been two other suspicious deaths".

The issue came under the spotlight in November past year after media reports quoting his sister fuelled suspicion about the circumstances surrounding his death and its link to the Sohrabuddin case. "It is in the interest of the people of the country we need independent investigation", Left's D Raja said.

The memorandum said the encounter case was heard by Judge J T Utpat before Judge Loya, "He (Utpat) allegedly reprimanded an accused for not appearing in his court and fixed June 26, 2014 for his appearance".

"Efforts are also afoot to derail investigations and trials in sensitive criminal cases, thereby subverting the cause of justice", they said. "For the Bombay High Court not to have done so is a matter of grave concern", it added.

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"To uphold the majesty of the law, we request you to intervene in the matter". However, the probe should not be carried out by the Central Bureau of Investigation.

"There should be an SIT (Special Investigation Team) but not of CBI officials. Such a procedure will restore the credibility of institutions in the eyes of the public".

According to the news reported in Hindustan Times, a memorandum has been signed by MP's 114 MP's from 15 parties which include DMK, SP, Congress, AAP, RJD, Muslim league, AIUDF, CPI, CPM and others.

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