Ex-Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu has sought more time to surrender on medical grounds after he was granted a one-year jail term by the Supreme Court in the 1988 road rage case.
“We sentence the respondent to rigorous imprisonment of one year in jail. He be taken in custody to serve out the sentence,” read an order of an SC bench comprising Justices AM Khanwilkar and Sanjay Kishan Kaul.
Navjot Sidhu to surrender in Patiala court today after SC sentences him to one-year jail
Former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu will surrender before a local court in Patiala on Friday in a 1988 road rage case, in which the Supreme Court imposed a one-year jail term on him.