New Delhi, Nov. 3 -- The Delhi High Court on Sunday ordered a judicial enquiry into the violence that took place at Tis Hazari court complex on Saturday. Retired high court judge SP Garg has been appointed to conduct the enquiry which has to be completed within six weeks. The retired judge would be assisted by Director, Central Bureau of Investigation and other officials. The police officer who allegedly shot the lawyer has been suspended too.

The High court took suo moto cognizance of the violence that took place at the district court.

An ex gratia amount of Rs.50,000 is to be given to Advocate Vijay Verma, and of Rs.15,000 and Rs.10,000 to other two injured advocates.

The court, however, did not order any coercive action against the ...