Court rejects Indrani's plea for dress code exemption in jailPTI | Mumbai | Updated: 19-01-2021 17:21 IST | Created: 19-01-2021 17:21 IST
A special CBI court here onTuesday rejected the plea of Indrani Mukerjea, a prime accusedin the Sheena Bora murder case, seeking exemption from wearingthe uniform prescribed for convicts in prison despite shebeing an undertrial.
Mukerjea is lodged at the Byculla women's jail heresince her arrest in the case in 2015.
Subsequently, Mukerjea submitted an applicationthrough her lawyer seeking exemption from wearing thisuniform.
However, special judge JC Jagdale rejected her plea.
Sheena Bora (24), Mukerjea's daughter from an earlierrelationship, was allegedly strangled in a car and her bodywas disposed of in neighbouring Raigad district in April 2012.
The case was later handed over to the Central Bureauof Investigation.
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