Why NIA has opposed house arrest plea of Gautam Navlakha in Bombay High Court
Bar & Bench / by Neha Joshi
Apart from tampering with evidence and witness, NIA opposed the plea filed by Navlakha stating that under the guise of a writ petition Navlakha is seeking regular bail.
The plea filed by Bhima Koregaon accused Gautam Navlakha praying that he be transferred from prison and placed under house arrest instead, is a waste of judicial time, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has told the Bombay High Court.
NIA opposes Gautam Navlakha plea for medical bail and house arrest
The Indian Express / by Express News Service
The NIA, through Mumbai branch SP V Vikraman, submitted before a division bench of Justice Nitin M Jamdar and Justice Sarang V Kotwal an affidavit in reply to a plea by Navlakha.
The National Investigation Agency on Monday opposed the medical bail and house arrest plea by Elgar Parishad case accused Gautam Navlakha, who is currently lodged at Taloja Central Prison, Navi Mumbai, alleging denial of basic medical care and other necessities in jail. The agency said the petitioner did not satisfy the criteria of house arrest.