October 25, 2020 3:55:22 pm
The Allahabad High Court has issued a stay against the arrest of actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a molestation case filed right here by his estranged spouse against him and his 4 relations, in accordance with his counsel.
The actor’s lawyer Nadeem Zafar Zaidi mentioned the excessive court docket has stayed the arrest of Nawazuddin, his two brothers Fayazuddin and Ayazuddin and mom Mehrunissa. The third brother, Munazuddin, nevertheless, didn’t get the aid from the court docket, Zaidi mentioned.
Nawazuddin’s estranged spouse Aliya had on July 27 filed a criticism against him, his three brothers and mom accusing them of assaulting her as effectively molesting a minor baby in the household in 2012.
An FIR was registered in this district below related sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Protection of Children against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
Aliya had on October 14 appeared in a POCSO court docket right here and recorded her assertion earlier than a lady Justice of the Peace.
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