Covid-19: Magisterial enquiry into Mangaluru police firing postponed

Source: UNI | Published on 23rd March 2020, 2:19 PM | Coastal News |

Mangaluru: The magisterial enquiry into the death of two people in ''police firing'' during anti-CAA protest and violence on December 19, 2019, has been postponed following the lockdown of Dakshina Kannada district, Udupi Deputy Commissioner G Jagadeesh said on Monday.

City Police Commissioner Dr P S Harsha and others had deposed before the Magistrate. The Deputy Commissioner and the Assistant Commissioner were supposed to appear before the Magistrate during inquiry on Monday.

Following the December 19 violence and the death of Nausheen and Jaleel due to alleged police firing, the state government had ordered Magisterial as well as CID enquiry.

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