CASE OF BABY SUNAINA whose
body is awaiting decent funeral for the last 7 years has been taken up today by Delhi High Court on a PIL filed by Social
Jurist, A Civil Rights Group and Sunaina’s mother Sadhana Chaudhari through Mr. Ashok Agarwal, Advocate. The parents
are dissatisfied with the UK authorities
investigation and are desirous to have the matter investigated including post-mortem of the body of Sunaina by Govt. of India.
The PIL sought direction from the High Court to the govt. to forthwith undertake a full investigation into the death
of baby Sunaina Chaudhari, including a full post-mortem on the body of baby Sunaina Chaudhari presently stored at Penzy Morgans
Mortuary, Pahar Ganj, New Delhi.
a Division Bench (T.S. Thakur & Kailash Gambhir, JJ) of Delhi High Court have asked the Central Government and the Delhi
Government lawyers to act fast and take instructions in the matter and inform the Court on 03.09.2007. The
Court has also asked the Central Government to take logical end what they have stated in their letters dated 26.04.2007 as
referred to in para 26 of the PIL.
That in order to find the
truth behind the death of baby Sunaina, the govt. should immediately undertake full investigation including a full post-mortem
on the body of baby Sunaina at the earliest so that the body of baby Sunaina can be laid to rest, argued Mr. Agarwal.
Ashok Agarwal, Advocate, M-9811101923