A particular court docket directed the CBI to expedite the Jiah Khan loss of life case trial, the place actor Sooraj Pancholi is key accused in abetment to suicide. ETimes spoke to Pancholi’s lawyer Prashant Patil who alleged that the trial has been delayed for deliberate causes.

He revealed in a no-nonsense tone, “It is very unlucky that the CBI is intentionally enjoying delaying tactics in the trial of Sooraj Pancholi Versus CBI. If the accused is responsible, he could be convicted of the offence, but when he is harmless then ought to be acquitted. However, the document of the Honourable Special CBI Court displays that, CBI has been solely delaying the trial. It’s unlucky that Sooraj Pancholi has to face a trial whereby there are intentional delaying tactics performed, whereas media had no persistence for awaiting the ultimate end result of proceedings.”

Patil mentioned his consumer feels helpless however is decided to hunt justice. Patil mentioned, “Can anyone query the prosecution about why the CBI is in search of repeated adjournments? Justice delayed is justice denied. However, we’ve got full religion in the equity of judiciary. Sooraj Pancholi has moved a prison writ petition earlier than Honourable Bombay High Court to expedite his trial.”

Pancholi and Patil will proceed their effort to wrap up proceedings as quickly as potential. Patil revealed, “We shall request the Honourable Court to intervene in the mentioned scenario. This is the primary trial in your complete nation, the place the accused is requesting to conduct it expeditiously and the prosecution is delaying the trial for causes finest recognized to the CBI. Truth shall precipitate to the floor, irrespective of, no matter time it takes. We shall preserve preventing for justice.”

The case has been in investigation since 2014. The trial started in 2019, however Pancholi has been concerned in the case since Khan reportedly died by suicide again in June 2013.

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