Elopement: ‘A To Z, Every Document Forged', Says Delhi HC On Up Police's Illegal Arrests
Millennium Post Delhi|January 19, 2022
Noting that Uttar Pradesh police officers “completely forged every document” to illegally arrest two men from Delhi without informing the local police, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday closed a case where a couple had eloped and the UP Police had arrested the man’s family members from Delhi based on a complaint from the woman’s family, without even ascertaining whether they had willingly married each other.

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Justice Mukta Gupta said no more orders were required to be passed in the matter as the UP government’s counsel, Additional Advocate General Garima Prashad assured the court that appropriate action will be taken and that the erring officers will not be spared.

During the course of the proceedings in the case, the couple, who had moved the plea, said that the man’s father and brother were illegally arrested by the UP Police from Delhi and they did not know their whereabouts for a month.

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