Congress Leader Navjot Singh Sidhu Gets One Year Jail in 1988 Road Rage Case

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Published: May 19,2022 03:02 PM
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The Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu to one-year imprisonment in the 1988 road rage case

May 19, 2022: The Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu to one-year imprisonment in the 1988 road rage case.



A bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and S K Kaul allowed the review plea filed by the victim's family on the issue of the sentence awarded to Sidhu.



Though the apex court had in May 2018 held Sidhu guilty of the offense of ''voluntarily causing hurt'' to a 65-year-old man in the case, it spared him a jail term and imposed a fine of Rs 1,000.