CHANDIGARH: The medical examination of labour activist
has highlighted injuries on her body. In her petition before
and Haryana HC, Nodeep had alleged that
Sonipat police personnel
had beaten her up in police custody.
As per the report of Nodeep’s medical examination in
civil hospital, a copy of which was placed on record before HC on Friday, there are injuries on her
and buttocks. “Purplish bruises of around 10x7 cm present over the left thigh. Lateral aspect, bruises of around 5x6 cm over the right buttock,” revealed the report, prepared by Dr Ibka Farooq, lady medical officer, civil hospital, Sonipat, on January 25 following directions of Sonipat duty magistrate. Nodeep was examined on January 25. She had then told doctor about the physical assault on her on January 12 at Singhu border.
The HC had directed Sonipat police to produce her medical report after taking suo motu cognizance of the issue related to her alleged harassment in custody.