"Application for polygraph test on the three suspects is allowed, subject to NHRC and the Supreme Court guidelines," Metropolitan Magistrate Sunil Kumar Sharma stated. During the hearing, the police told the court that these three persons were examined during the investigation but they are hiding some crucial facts.

"They are not disclosing all the facts. They are hiding some crucial facts regarding the injuries on Sunanda Pushkar's body," the police claimed.

The counsel appearing for the three suspects told the court that their clients have fully cooperated with the police. "The Supreme Court has said that this (polygraph test) is not a relied upon evidence but if the police wants to do this, we are giving the consent," the counsel added.

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