Mumbai: Sessions court grants bail to 29 accused arrested in connection with Aarey Colony protest

Updated: Oct 06, 2019, 18:12 IST | Faizan Khan |

City Civil Court Dindoshi granted bail to all the 29 accused on cash bail of seven thousand rupees. Th court has directed the applicats to cooperate with the police for investigation

People enter in to the metro car shed on the spot during tree cutting at Aarey colony in Mumbai. Pic/PTI
People enter in to the metro car shed on the spot during tree cutting at Aarey colony in Mumbai. Pic/PTI

On Sunday, the City Civil Court Dindoshi granted bail to all the 29 accused who were arrested by Aarey police for disturbing public order and obstructing government officials from performing their duties. On October 5, 2019, clashes took place between the police and green activists who were making an attempt to stop the cutting of trees by the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) authorities in Goregaon's Aarey Colony.

The City Civil Court Dindoshi granted bail to all the 29 accused who were arrested by Aarey police for protesting against the felling of trees. The court granted cash bail of seven thousand rupees to all the accused. On Sunday, Twenty-nine people, including six women, were arrested and sent to judicial custody. The bail hearing was scheduled for Monday, but the court heard the bail plea today itself on urgent basis and granted cash bail to all the arrested accused.

While granting the bail, the court ordered all the applicants to not to indulge in any crime and asked them to attend police station once in a fornight and cooperate with the police for the investigation.

Also Read: Mumbai: Aarey police wanted 'brain behind protest' against tree-felling

Catch up on all the latest sports news and updates here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.com

Subscribe
Loading...

Mumbai: Massive fire breaks out near Aarey Colony

NEXT STORY
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK