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Thursday, March 04, 2021

Elgaar Parishad case


Bombay HC allows Varavara Rao to deposit cash surety for release on bail

March 01, 2021 8:39 pm

The High Court on February 22 granted bail to Rao for six months on health grounds with strict conditions in the case being investigated by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

Varavara Rao bail: Bombay HC asks NIA about apprehensions

January 29, 2021 1:41 am

A division bench of Justice S S Shinde and Justice Manish Pitale was hearing a plea filed by Rao’s wife Pendyala Hemalath, seeking his bail on grounds of poor health.

Jail officials cannot refuse books sent for prisoners, but should check content: Mumbai Court

January 28, 2021 2:09 am

The observation was made in the detailed order passed by the special court earlier this month allowing lawyer activist Sudha Bharadwaj, arrested in the Elgaar Parishad case, access to five books per month at Byculla women’s jail where she is lodged.

Elgaar Parishad Case: Varavara Rao can be moved to JJ Hospital prison ward, State tells HC

January 21, 2021 9:20 pm

The HC directed Rao's counsel to file an affidavit on the facilities not available at Taloja jail hospital on the basis of which Rao requires medical bail, so that the bench can verify the claims with authorities before deciding on the plea.

Elgaar Parishad case: Taloja jail equipped to treat Varavara, NIA tells HC

January 21, 2021 1:55 am

A division bench of Justice S S Shinde and Justice Manish Pitale was hearing a plea filed by Rao’s wife Pendyala Hemalatha, seeking his release on bail from the Taloja Central Jail in Navi Mumbai on health grounds.

Court allows Sudha Bharadwaj access to five books a month

January 14, 2021 4:37 am

Bharadwaj had filed a plea before the court last month stating that prison authorities were not permitting her access to books sent by her family or lawyers.

Anand Teltumbde bail plea says he is critical of Maoist ideology

January 14, 2021 6:05 am

Teltumbde, in his bail plea filed on Tuesday, said that he has written about 30 books and referred to one of them mentioned by a witness in the NIA chargesheet – Anti-Imperialism and Annihilation of Caste.

Bhima Koregaon anniversary: As govt urges Covid caution, plans for another Elgaar Parishad

December 22, 2020 10:15 pm

Why is the Bhima Koregaon anniversary significant, what are the plans to observe it this year, and what happened during its 200th anniversary in 2018, which saw the arrests of activists and intellectuals?

Elgaar Parishad case: HC reserves order on Gautam Navlakha’s default bail plea

December 16, 2020 7:49 pm

Navlakha had sought default bail on the grounds that the NIA failed to file a chargesheet within the stipulated 90 days of his arrest. The NIA, however, has claimed that the 34 days of his house arrest should not be counted in the 90 days.

Varavara Rao to remain at Nanavati hospital till Dec 21: Bombay HC

December 16, 2020 12:55 am

Varavara Rao, who is lodged at Taloja Central Jail, was shifted to the private hospital following a court order on November 18.