A city court on Thursday granted bail to JNU student Sharjeel Imam in a case related to violence in Jamia Nagar on December 13, 14 in 2019.
Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar issued notice to the prosecution and asked it to file a reply to the bail plea while listing the matter for further hearing on February 11 next year.
Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar issued notice to the prosecution and asked them to file reply to the bail plea while listing the matter for further hearing on February 11, next year.
Sharjeel Imam on December 13 2019, had allegedly delivered a provocative speech, which, according to the police, had resulted in riots two days later.
Sharjeel Imam was denied bail in the case registered against him for allegedly making inflammatory speech on December 13, 2019 during the anti-CAA violence
Sharjeel Imam has been in judicial custody since January 2020 after being arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for his alleged 'inflammatory speeches.'
The anticipatory bail of Ambadi B and Amir Ali was allowed by additional sessions judge M G Deshpande.
Khalid Saifi's remarks came days after the police said JNU student Sharjeel Imam, began one of his alleged inflammatory speeches with "As-salamu alaykum".
Prasad said, “Imam began the speech by saying ‘As-salamu alaykum’, which shows that it is only subjected to one community”. He added that,
Imam has moved the court seeking bail in a case related to speeches made by him at two universities in 2019, where he allegedly threatened to 'cut off' Assam and the rest of the Northeast from India.
Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat sought a reply from the prosecution on Imam's bail plea and posted the matter to August 6 for hearing.
JNU student Sharjeel Imam has moved a bail plea before a court here in a case related to making allegedly inflammatory speeches during the protests against CAA and NRC at two universities.
Sharjeel Imam gave inflammatory, instigating speeches against govt on CAA and NRC: Delhi Police to HC
Imam was arrested by the Delhi Police on January 28 from Bihar for allegedly delivering a seditious speech and abetting riots in Jamia Millia Islamia area in December last year.
A supplementary charge-sheet has been filed in Saket court against Sharjeel Imam for giving "seditious speech" and "abetting riots" in Jamia on December 15 last year, Delhi Police said on Saturday.