Former India skipper MS Dhoni has moved the Madras Excessive Courtroom to be able to concern summons and provoke contempt proceedings in opposition to IPS officer G Sampath Kumar. Dhoni has opted for the transfer due to the IPS officer’s alleged remarks in opposition to the Supreme Courtroom in a matter associated to match-fixing.
The plea is prone to be listed for listening to on Tuesday (November 8) because it was not taken up for listening to on Friday, November 4. It’s a new growth within the matter that dates again to 2014 when Dhoni had filed a civil go well with to limit Sampath Kumar from making any statements associating Dhoni with spot-fixing or match-fixing. It needs to be famous that Sampath Kumar was the then Inspector Basic of Police.
MS Dhoni initiates contempt proceedings in opposition to IPS officer G Sampath Kumar
The civil go well with moved by the previous India captain contained particulars of him in search of INR 100 CR damages from the Zee Media Company and Sampath Kumar for making match-fixing allegations in opposition to him.
After getting the inexperienced sign from the advocate common of Tamil Nadu, R Shunmugasundram, the felony contempt goes to be carried out as per the process. The division bench of Justice PN Prakash was alleged to take care of the felony contempt on Friday because it was listed for listening to.
After Dhoni’s civil go well with was filed, an interim order was handed by the courtroom on March 18, 2014. The interim order restricted the concerned officer (Sampath Kumar) from making any additional statements on the then India skipper.
However Sampath Kumar didn’t cognizance of the order and allegedly filed an affidavit earlier than the Supreme Courtroom which contained derogatory remarks in opposition to the judicial system and the main counsel who had been representing the State within the circumstances in opposition to him.
In the meantime, Dhoni shall be seen in motion on the cricketing area in IPL 2023 which is slated to occur subsequent 12 months. He had taken up the reins of Chennai Tremendous Kings throughout IPL 2022 after Ravindra Jadeja had stepped down from the position.