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Chandigarh Stalking: Accused in Judicial Custody till 25 Aug

On Friday midnight, Varnika Kundu was brazenly stalked by two men, later identified as Vikas Barala and Ashish.

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Chandigarh Stalking: Accused in Judicial Custody till 25 Aug
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Varnika Kundu, the daughter of a senior Haryana IAS officer, alleged that she was stalked, chased and harassed by two men in Chandigarh. One of them was later revealed to be the son of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala. The high-profile case has made national headlines, with new developments every few hours. Read all the updates here as they unfold.

1:10 PM , 12 Aug

Vikas Barala and Ashish Kumar Sent to Judicial Custody till 25 August

The two primary accused in the Chandigarh stalking case Vikas Barala and Ashish Kumar have been sent to Judicial Custody till August 25.

12:07 AM , 11 Aug

Vikas Barala Taken to Crime Scene: Reports

Reports on Thursday night suggested that Vikas Barala was taken to the crime scene. He, along with his friend Ashish, was arrested and sent to 2-day custody by the Chandigarh magistrate court.

2:58 PM , 10 Aug

Vikas Barala, Friend Sent to Two-Day Police Custody

Vikas Barala and his friend Ashish Kumar have been sent to two-day police custody by the Chandigarh Magistrate court on Thursday.

Police sought remand of the two accused from the court, saying it wanted to reconstruct the crime scene.

Civil judge Barjinder Pal Singh remanded the two accused to police custody till August 12.

The defence submitted before the court that the case is based merely on apprehension of kidnapping, which has been built under pressure, while pointing out to the counsel that media trial was going on in the case.
2:22 PM , 10 Aug

Vikas Barala and Friend Ashish Appear at Court

Vikas Barala and his friend Ashish Kumar appeared before a district magistrate court in Chandigarh in relation to the stalking case.

Published: 08 Aug 2017, 7:11 PM IST
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