Bombay HC grants interim bail to Varavara Rao

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The Bombay High Court on Monday granted interim bail for six months to 81-year-old Varavara Rao, an accused within the Elgar Parishad-Bhima Koregaon case. Rao, who has been underneath custody awaiting trial since August 2018, ought to both give up or apply for an extension after a bail interval of six months, the bench stated.

Rao has been granted bail on the situation that he has to stay in Mumbai and needs to be out there for investigation. The court docket additional requested him to furnish a private bond of Rs. 50,000 and in addition to attend the NIA Court for trial. “However, he may apply from exemption from personal appearance before NIA court.”

Rao shall be discharged from Nanavati Hospital relying upon his situation at the moment and to stay inside jurisdiction of NIA Court Mumbai for a interval of six months