New Delhi, May 17 (ILNS) A Delhi Court today remanded Restaurateur Navneet Kalra to three-day police custody in a case related to black-marketing of Oxygen Concentrators and other medical equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Duty Metropolitan Magistrate Archana Beniwal gave the verdict on the demand of Delhi Police, seeking five-day police custody of the accused.
The businessman was arrested last night, after a look out notice was issued against him.
Earlier on May 13, Saket District Court ASJ Sandeep Garg had dismissed his anticipatory bail application.
The Restaurateur filed the anticipatory bail application after an FIR was registered under the Essential Commodities Act and various other Sections, including 420/188/120B and 34 of the Indian Penal Code for black-marketing and hoarding of Oxygen Concentrator, Oximeters, N95 marks and other Equipment.
Delhi Police had raided the popular Khan Chacha Restaurant in Khan Market and one other Restaurant in Lodhi Colony, both owned by Kalra on May 7 and recovered around hundred oxygen concentrators. ILNS/KR/RJ