Top
Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
Top Stories

Delhi Police Appeal Against Bail Granted To Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha : Live Updates From Supreme Court

LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK
18 Jun 2021 7:36 AM GMT
Delhi Police Appeal Against Bail Granted To Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha  : Live Updates From Supreme Court
x

The Supreme Court is hearing the special leave petitions filed by the Delhi Police against the bail granted by the Delhi High Court to student activists Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha in the Delhi riots conspiracy case.A vacation bench of Justices Hemant Gupta and V Ramasubramanian is hearing the matter.Follow this page for live updates from the...

Your free access to Live Law has expired
To read the article, get a premium account.
    Your Subscription Supports Independent Journalism
Subscription starts from
599+GST
(For 6 Months)
Premium account gives you:
  • Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.
  • Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.
Already a subscriber?

The Supreme Court is hearing the special leave petitions filed by the Delhi Police against the bail granted by the Delhi High Court to student activists Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha in the Delhi riots conspiracy case.

A vacation bench of Justices Hemant Gupta and V Ramasubramanian is hearing the matter.

Follow this page for live updates from the hearing.

Live Updates

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:51 AM GMT

    Bench clarifies that the release of the accused on bail is not interfered at this stage.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:51 AM GMT

    Bench dictates the order :

    "Issue notice. Counter affidavit be filed within 4 weeks. List in the week on a non miscellaneous day commencing from July 19. In the meantime the impugned judgment shall not be treated as a precedent and will not be relied on by any of the parties before any court".

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:50 AM GMT

    Sibal says that the SLP is not maintainable as it is not filed by the competent officer.

    SG : Is this your best point?

    Sibal : We have a lot to say.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:49 AM GMT

    Justice Hemant Gupta : We will add one more line. This will not be treated as a precedent and this will not be relied on by any parties.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:48 AM GMT

    Sibal : Your lordships may say this judgment need not be treated as a precedent and post the matter for hearing on a near date.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:47 AM GMT

    Solicitor General : If I kill someone in a murderous attempt, then UAPA will not apply even if I’m a terrorist, as per this judgment

    Bench : We agree with you that many questions arise. Because legality of the UAPA was not challenged. I

    SG : It was only a bail order..




  • 18 Jun 2021 7:45 AM GMT

    Solicitor General : If this judgment is to stay, the lady who assassinated the Prime Minister is also innocent, because in her mind also, she was only protesting.

    Sidharth Agarwal takes objection to this remark by the SG.

    Bench asks Agarwal to wait for his turn.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:44 AM GMT

    SG: The High Court says this. Right to protest, how does it include right to kill people ? I am reiterating my request for stay. Let them go, let them remain out.

    SG reads out the portions of the High Court which talk about blurring right to protest and terrorist activity.

  • 18 Jun 2021 7:43 AM GMT

    SG: The Court made wide-ranging observations when so many people died. Please stay the judgment. Let them (student activists) remain out.

    Bench: If we say that it doesn’t have precedent value, then it will be good enough.


  • 18 Jun 2021 7:43 AM GMT


    Sr. Adv. Siddharth Aggarwal: In the same FIR, another co-accused was granted bail. The Court had carved out an order which said that all the -


    Lekhi: The order is not restricted to the facts of the case.


Next Story
Share it