Judge who sentenced Asaram to life till death transferred: The judge of the special SC/ST cases court, Madhu Sudan Sharma, in the city Jodhpur, was transferred on a Wednesday evening.
He has been posted as joint secretary (law) in the law and legal affairs department, in the city Jaipur.
On the April 25, Judge Sharma delivered the verdict regarding the Asaram rape case on, sentencing lifetime imprisonment to the convict, reportedly.
Previously, already the Rajasthan High court had directed the special SC/ST court to pronounce its verdict which will be based on the jail premises owing to security concerns as per media reports.
The Rajasthan high court and its registrar general, in 2 separate orders, transferred 5 judicial officers in the district judge cadre as well as, 9 other judicial officers, on the last Wednesday.
Prabu Lal Ameta has been selected member (judicial) in the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, Jaipur. Rajesh Narayan Sharma has been selected judge of the industrial tribunal-cum-labor court, in Jodhpur also.
Ashutosh Kumar, who was the secretary (law) in the law and legal affairs department in Jaipur, has been posted as district and sessions judge of Jaisalmer. Sanjay Kumar has replaced him in this sector of the law department.