“The interview given by the friend of December 16 gangrape victim to the media cannot be treated as an evidence in the case,” ruled by the Supreme court of India here in New Delhi.
The accused had filed a petition in Delhi High Court praying that the interview given to the media by the friend of Delhi braveheart should be permitted to be treated as evidence in the case.
The petition has been allowed by the High Court.
Delhi police challenged the order in the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court allowed the appeal of Delhi police holding that an interview given to a TV channel cannot be admitted as evidence in the case