File photograph of homicide accused Indrani Mukerjea.
Mukerjea in her plea filed final month, had informed the court docket that she was being compelled to put on the uniform by the jail authorities regardless of her being an undertrial.
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A particular Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court docket on Tuesday rejected a plea of Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused within the Sheena Bohra’s homicide case, searching for exemption from sporting a inexperienced saree, the uniform prescribed for convicts in jail. Mukerjea, in her plea filed final month had informed the court docket that she was being compelled to put on the uniform by the jail authorities regardless of her being an undertrial. The court docket had then requested the jail authorities to submit its reply.
Indrani who’s is lodged on the Byculla girls’s jail right here since her arrest within the case in 2015. Subsequently, Mukerjea submitted an software by her lawyer searching for exemption from sporting this uniform.
However, particular decide JC Jagdale rejected her plea.
Indrani’s daughter from a earlier marriage, Sheena Bohra was allegedly strangled in a automobile and her physique was disposed of within the dense forests of Raigad district in April 2012. The homicide got here to gentle in 2015 and Mukerjea, her driver Shyamvar Rai and former husband Sanjeev Khanna had been arrested by the Mumbai Police. The case was later taken over by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).