AVUT PRAYER MEET: 17TH DEATH ANNIVERSARY OF UPHAAR FIRE VICTIMS
Friday, 13th June, 2014 AT 9 a.m.
VENUE: “SMRITI UPAVAN”- GREEN PARK EXTENSION, OPP.UPHAAR CINEMA.
To mark the 17th death anniversary of the 59 precious lives lost in the Uphaar fire, the Association is holding a Havan & Shanti Path at “Smriti Upavan” opposite Uphaar Cinema, Green Park Extension, New Delhi .
- Despite the verdict of the Hon’ble Supreme court convicting Sushil Ansal & Gopal Ansal, owners/occupiers of the cinema u/s 304 A the bench differed on the quantum of sentence. The victims will now have to await the decision of the three-judge bench.
- Charges framed in the Tampering of Evidence matter pertaining to 2003 against Sushil Ansal , Gopal Ansal and 5 others u/s 409,109,201 & 120B IPC by Ld. CMM Patiala House Court on 31.05.2014.
- Appeal to the Government of India to bring in a new legislation to deal with man-made disasters pending for past 5 years.
- We at AVUT still await closure.