Court notice to police on Aruna Chadha's bail plea

Last Updated: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 08:30 hrs

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday issued notice to the city police on the bail plea of Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide.

Justice Pratibha Rani sought response from police and posted the matter for Dec 3.

Chadha was an official of the now defunct MDLR Airlines where Geetika too was an employee.

She was arrested Aug 8 and the trial court rejected her bail plea Oct 15.

Former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda is the prime accused in the case.

Geetika, 23, accused Kanda and Chadha in a note of harassing her and forcing her to commit suicide. She died on the intervening night of Aug 4-5 at her house in New Delhi. Both Kanda and Chadha have denied the allegations.

Charges of criminal intimidation and abetment to suicide were slapped on Kanda and Chadha after Geetika's suicide.

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