A Division bench of ALL HC in the case of Saurabh Tiwari vs State of U.P. (PIL NO. 819 of 2020), has registered a Habeas Corpus Petition.
Court has taken cognizance of a letter written by a lawyer, Sri Saurabh Tiwari, an Advocate of Varanasi,
and treated the same as Petition in the nature of Habeas Corpus.
As per the averments contained in the letter,
one Sri Shiv Kumar Trivedi, Student of B.Sc. 2nd year at Banaras Hindu University is missing since 12th February 2020.
As per reports Sri Shiv Kumar Trivedi was picked up by certain police personnel from the M.P. Theatre ground, BHU
and was taken to the Police Station Lanka, District Varanasi.
Father of Sri Shiv Kumar Trivedi did his best to have details about his son but of no result.
He complained to the Chief Proctor Office of the University on 16th February 2020.
It is asserted that despite the expiry of the period of more than six months
no whereabouts are available relating to Sri Shiv Kumar Trivedi.