VV Rao walks out of Hospital in March 2021. Pic: Indira Jaising
Poet Varavara Rao’s interim medical bail extended till December 6
Scroll.in / by Scroll Staff
The bench extended the time for Rao to surrender as the NIA failed to get him medically examined at Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital in compliance with a court order.
Poet Varavara Rao, an accused in the Bhima Koregaon case, need not surrender to the Taloja Jail authorities until December 6, the Bombay High Court said on Monday, according to PTI.
Bombay High Court directs NIA to take Varavara Rao to private hospital for medical examination
Bar & Bench / by Neha Joshi
Due to confusion on who would bear the expense for Rao’s medical examination, the examination could not be completed.
The Bombay High Court on Monday directed the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to take Bhima Koregaon accused Varavara Rao to a private hospital for medical examination at the expense of the agency.