Bail of Varavara Rao extended till March 3
The Leaflet / by PTI
The Bombay High Court on Saturday extended till March 3 the medical bail granted to poet and activist P. Varavara Rao, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case.
Rao, 82, was first granted bail on health grounds by the high court in February last year for a period of six months. He was also asked not to leave Mumbai.
Bombay High Court extends Varavara Rao’s medical bail till March 3
Scroll.in / by Scroll Staff
The activist’s lawyer said he is suffering from various ailments, including asymptomatic Parkinson’s disease.
Rao, 82, was granted bail on medical grounds in February last year. The court has been granting extensions on the bail order since September.
In a fresh application on Saturday Rao’s lawyers sought another extension.