New Delhi, Jun 9 (ILNS): Former MLA Rambeer Shokeen (Independent), a close associate of jailed gangster Neeraj Bawana, has approached the Delhi High Court with a plea for interim bail, to have an alleged pre-cancerous and infected cyst urgently removed.
The court today issued notice in this regard. Shokeen is in jail under MCOCA.
The Counsel for Shokeen had filed a certificate on June 4, issued by Dr Hemant Tiwari, advising urgent surgery for extraction of the cyst, which according to him, may be pre-cancerous.
Justice Amit Bansal, on the Vacation Bench, issued notice, which was accepted by APP Mukesh Kumar for the state. The Court has directed him to verify the veracity of the certificate and file a status report within one week. The matter is listed for June 21.
Shokeen is not only an associate, but also a relative of gangster Bawana, who remained Delhi’s most wanted gangster till his arrest in April, 2015.
Allegations against Bawana include extortion, land grabbing, murder and attempt to murder. There are over 40 cases against Bawana, whose considered Dawood Ibrahim as his idol. ILNS\BG\SJ\RJ