Accused Who Had Rs 50,000 Reward On His Head Gets Bail

An accused who was allegedly concerned in spreading violence and indulging in vandalism contained in the Red Fort within the nationwide capital on Republic Day has been granted bail by a courtroom in Delhi. 

On Thursday, Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau granted bail to 26-year-old Boota Singh, one of many accused within the Republic Day violence case amid farmer protests earlier within the yr.  Singh allegedly performed an energetic function within the farmers’ agitation. The bail was granted after the courtroom heard the contentions of each the prosecution and the accused’s counsel.

A Delhi courtroom on Thursday granted bail to a person who was allegedly concerned within the violence and vandalism on the Red Fort through the farmers’ protest rally on Republic Day this yr.

Absconding for over 5 months, Singh had a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head and was arrested from Punjab’s Tarn Taran area on June 30.

Singh was a part of the riotous mob which attacked the police personnel, ransacked, sabotaged, and robbed the general public property and the Red Fort on Republic day, in line with Delhi Police.

The police secured his custody from the courtroom for 5 days to take him to Tarn Taran for interrogation and ascertaining the supply of funding of the alleged conspiracy.

Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee’s (DSGMC) authorized group is pursuing the matter.

Advocates Jaspreet Rai, Ravinder Kaur, VPS Sandhu, Jasdeep S Dhillon, Kapil Madan, Nitin Kumar, and Gurmukh Singh represented the accused within the matter.

On January 26, protesting farmers had clashed with police through the tractor rally in opposition to three farm legal guidelines and stormed into the Red Fort, hoisting non secular flags on its domes and injuring scores of policemen.

An FIR was registered underneath numerous sections of the Indian Penal Code, Arms Act, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act, Epidemic Act, and Disaster Management Act.

Actor-activist Deep Sidhu is accused of being the important thing conspirator of the violence and is presently out on bail.

The courtroom had just lately taken cognizance of the cost sheet within the case and summoned all of the accused on July 12.

(With inputs from PTI)

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