The bench extended the February 19 order of interim stay on the couple’s arrest.
The complaint, dated May 9, 2014, reached the Ministry on June 2, 2014, soon after the new central government took charge.
None of them even took trouble to inquire about me and my family. It is only Teesta Setalvad who came to our help, a survivor said.
Among other important documents, investigators have sought a list of donors, both foreign and local.
The Supreme Court on Friday protected social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband from arrest till February 19.
Justice Mukhopadhaya was a member of the Bench that heard the bail plea of activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand.
The apex court also grilled the Gujarat police over its insistence on their arrest.
AMUTA alleged that Setalvad is being harassed for her fearless fight for the 2002 riot victims
The allegations point towards money paid as salaries to Setalvad, her husband and daughter.
Less than a week after a bench called the allegations ‘grave’, the bail plea has now been listed before another bench.
Setalvad has been accused of embezzling a sum of Rs 1 crore that Sabrang Trust had allegedly raised.
Charges against the activist are grave, says the apex court
Sibal said that the police was in Mumbai and he feared Teesta could be arrested anytime.
State government as special public prosecutor argued that the accused are not cooperating with the investigation.
Earlier, the court had stayed the arrest of the five till April 4.