Delhi HC seeks RK Pachauri's response on bail cancellation

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New Delhi, May 20:  The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked TERI director general R.K. Pachauri to file his response on a plea by a woman research analyst who has accused him of sexual harassment to cancel the bail granted to him.

Justice S.P. Garg granted Pachauri four weeks time to respond and posted the matter for July 16.

Delhi HC seeks Pachauri's reply

During the hearing, senior advocates Ramesh Gupta and Dayan Krishnan, appearing for Pachauri, sought more time to file their response.

Meanwhile, the woman research analyst who filed a sexual harassment complaint against TERI director general RK Pachauri on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that he was "influencing" the witnesses in the case and sought the cancellation of his bail [Sexual assault: RK Pachauri influencing witnesses, says complainant]

The woman alleged that there is "overwhelming evidence" that he misused the bail granted to him by the trial court on March 21.

IANS

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