The Supreme Court on Friday reserved the Judgement on a bail plea of human rights activist Gautam Navlakha challenging the Bombay High Court’s order rejecting his bail application in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case.
The Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing on a bail plea filed by human rights activist Gautam Navlakha challenging the Bombay High Court's order rejecting his bail application in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case.
In a Sunday (July 12) hearing, a special court in Mumbai denied default bail to activist Gautam Navlakha who is currently lodged at Taloja jail. The court also allowed the NIA's application seeking custody of Navlakha for ten days in order to question him in the Bhima Koregaon case.
A three- Judge Bench of Justice Arun Mishra, Justice Navin Sinha and Justice Indira Banerjee set aside order of the Delhi High Court stating that the High Court should not have entertained interim bail plea of social activist Gautam Navlakha in Bhima Koregaon.
The Supreme Court has today asked the National Investigation Agency to provide Gautam Navlakha’s Counsel with a copy of its petition, while adjourning the matter till July 6. The interim order of the Court ordering stay on the Delhi High Court’s order will continue till then.