25, Feb 2015
Written by Satish Jha | Ahmedabad | February 26, 2015 3:08 pm
After Maya Kodnani, her then personal assistant and co-convict in 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case Kirpal Singh Chhabda was granted bail on Thursday. A division bench of Gujarat High Court pronounced the order while refusing the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team’s (SIT) plea for a stay on the order.
“The court has allowed Chhabda’s bail petition, but refused to grant us stay on the order so that we could appeal in the Supreme Court,” said senior lawyer Prashant Desai who represents SIT in the court. The division bench led by Justice Ravi R Tripathi granted bail to