SC Satisfied With Police Handling Of Kejriwal's Protest

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January 31, 2014 AT 5:24 AM
The Supreme Court Friday expressed satisfaction with the response of Delhi Police and their handling of the two-day roadside protest of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Accepting the response of Delhi Police, a bench of Justice R.M. Lodha and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh said: "They (police) have acted reasonably fast, and did not remain simply dormant." The court said, "Having regard to the statement made by the DCP Headquarters with regard to the action taken once the dharna started on Jan 20, at 12 p.m., we are satisfied that no further order needs to be passed in the present petition and the same is disposed of." It accepted the Delhi Police response to two queries it posed in the last hearing Jan. 24.