Finally, YS Jagan was attended to cbi court after taking gap of 33 weeks in his disproportionate of assets case. cbi court gave unexpected shock to YS Jagan, Vijaysai reddy and their advocates. Justice ordered the in-camera proceedings in Jagan case. Why the cbi court took this decision? How cbi court enquiry is going on in-camera proceedings? It is interesting to see what will happen in in-camera proceedings enquiry. Reportedly, culprits should stand throughout the enquiry during the in-camera proceedings in the court.
As per buzz, bjp has intended to clear long pending bail cases on political leaders as early as possible. This is one of the election promises given by bjp government in 2014 election campaign. supreme court also directed to clear long pending cases. Courts ordered in-camera proceedings in sensitive cases like rape, dowry cases and matrimonial disputes. These orders protect the privacy of the parties and the enquiry will be recorded through video. Rape allegations on Asaram bapu were the last case that high court ordered in-camera proceedings.
In-camera proceeding is used in sensitive cases essentially to protect the privacy of the parties. Simply put, ‘in-camera’ proceeding is a proceeding carried out in private, in the absence of the public and the press. Essentially the proceedings are conducted through video conferencing to safeguard the privacy and protection of the accused. The public and the media are excluded from such proceedings for the purposes of sensitivity.