New Delhi, September 1
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to a member of Pinjra Tod, a ladies’s collective, in a case associated to the communal violence in northeast Delhi throughout protests towards the Citizenship Amendment Act in February.
Justice Suresh Kumar Kait gave the aid to JNU pupil Devangana Kalita on furnishing of a private bond of Rs 25,000 and a surety of the like quantity.
The courtroom directed that she shall in a roundabout way or not directly affect witness or tamper with the proof.
Kalita and one other member of the group Natasha Narwal have been arrested within the case in May by the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police and booked underneath varied sections of the Indian Penal Code together with rioting, illegal meeting and try to homicide.
In all, 4 circumstances have been registered towards her, together with in relation to the northeast Delhi riots and violence in outdated Delhi’s Daryaganj space throughout protests towards the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in December final 12 months.
Kalita has secured bail in two circumstances — Daryaganj and one northeast Delhi matter.
Communal clashes had damaged out in northeast Delhi on February 24, leaving a minimum of 53 individuals lifeless and round 200 injured. PTI