SC Issues Notice on the Appeal Filed by Delhi Police Against the Bail of Three Student Activists


On Friday, 18 June’ 2021, issuing notice on the appeal filed by the Delhi Police against the Delhi HC of garnering bail to 3 students activists in the Delhi riots conspiracy case.

The Supreme Court said that the impugned judgement shall not be treated as a precedent until the matter is finally decided. However, the Court said that it was not interfering with the bail granted to activists Devangana Kalita , Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha at this stage.

A Vacation bench comprising of Justice Hemant Gupta and V. Ramasubramanian observed that Delhi HC judgement raised questions of “pan-India” importance relating the interpretation of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act(UAPA).

After hearing, bench passed following order.

“Issue notice. Let the Counter Affidavit be filed within 4 weeks. List in the week commencing 19 July, on a non-miscellaneous day. In the meantime, the impugned judgement shall not be treated as a precedent and may not be relied upon by any of the parties in any of the proceeding. It is clarified that the relief granted to the Respondents will not be affected at this stage.”
Reported by-
Shruti Singh

Like it? Share with your friends!

Manish Tiwari


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
The Classic Internet Listicles
The Classic Internet Countdowns
Open List
Submit your own item and vote up for the best submission
Ranked List
Upvote or downvote to decide the best list item
Upload your own images to make custom memes
Youtube, Vimeo or Vine Embeds
Soundcloud or Mixcloud Embeds
Photo or GIF
GIF format