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The death of a judge in Dhanbad has a footage on a CCTV that has surfaced online. It shows the judge jogging at around 5 am on Wednesday by a deserted stretch of road near Golf ground.
Suddenly,the auto takes a turn and appears to move straight for him. “The auto rams the judge and drives off”, states ndtv.com report.
This has shifted the course of investigation by the police. JharkhandStateNews had reported on Wednesday saying “ Murder of Dhanbad Judge can not be ruled out.”
This case figured in the Supreme Court today when Chief Justice of India NV Ramana said he had spoken to the Jharkhand High Court and asserted: "We are aware of the case and we will take care”, ndtv.com quotes the CJI as commenting on this issue.
The police enquiry revealed that the driver of an auto-rickshaw who had hit District and Additional Judge Uttam Anand has been arrested along with an associate, the police said.
Judge Anand was found lying on the road, bleeding, by a man who took him to nearby hospital. He died in hospital, according to the police. He remained unidentified, however, for hours.
His family reported him missing when he did not return by 7 am. The police finally tracked him down to the hospital and established him as the man who had died in the accident.