A- A A+
Last Updated : Oct 27 2020 3:32PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi speaks to beneficiaries of PM SVANidhi Scheme from UP            India, US sign five agreements during 3rd bilateral two plus two Ministerial Dialogue            Elaborate polling arrangements made for 1st Phase of Assembly Elections in Bihar            Vigilance Awareness Week being observed from today till Nov 2            Country's COVID-19 recovery rate crosses 90.62%: Govt           

State News

Jun 27, 2020
9:47AM

Elgar Parishad case: Temporary bail pleas of activists Varavara Rao and Shoma Sen rejected by Mumbai court

AIR
A special court in Mumbai has denied temporary bail to Elgar Parishad case accused activists Varavara Rao and Shoma Sen. Rao and Sen had sought temporary bail citing the coronavirus outbreak, claiming they suffered from multiple ailments and were at risk of contracting the infection due to their age.
 
Special public prosecutor (NIA) Prakash Shetty objected to the plea, and told court the two were not suffering from any life-threatening disease, and their medical reports did not show serious ailments needing hospitalisation. Two others arrested in the case, Arun Fereira and Rona Wilson, have also sought bail citing the virus outbreak. The court posted the matter for hearing on July 3.
 
Eleven people were arrested in the Elgar Parishad case, which relates to alleged inflammatory speeches made at the Maoist-backed conclave in Pune on December 31, 2017 that police said triggered caste violence the next day. Accepting the NIA's submissions, the court rejected the pleas of Rao and Sen.
 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 27 (Oct) Midday News 27 (Oct) Evening News 26 (Oct) Hourly 27 (Oct) (1500hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 27 (Oct) दोपहर समाचार 27 (Oct) समाचार संध्या 26 (Oct) प्रति घंटा समाचार 27 (Oct) (1310hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 27 (Oct) Khabrein(Day) 27 (Oct) Khabrein(Eve) 26 (Oct)
Aaj Savere 27 (Oct) Parikrama 26 (Oct)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 26 (Oct) Samayki 9 (Aug) Sports Scan 26 (Oct) Spotlight/News Analysis 26 (Oct) Employment News 26 (Oct) World News 26 (Oct) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 26 (Oct) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 24 (Oct) North East Diary 22 (Oct)