Varavara Rao

Elgar case: HC dismisses plea of Varavara Rao & 2 other accused seeking default bail 

The HC rejected the petition filed by the three accused - Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira and Vernon Gonsalves - challenging a previous order of the high court that refused to grant them default bail.

published on : 4th May 2022

Clinical summary doesn't suit his purpose: Bombay HC on dismissing Varavara Rao's bail plea

The court had dismissed Rao's pleas on April 14, but a detailed order was made available on Friday.

published on : 22nd April 2022

HC rejects Varavara Rao's plea for permanent medical bail, extends his temporary bail by 3 months

The bench extended the time for the 83-year-old activist to surrender before the Taloja prison authorities by three months, to enable him to undergo cataract surgery.

published on : 13th April 2022

Charges against Varavara Rao very serious, could attract death penalty, says NIA in HC

The octogenarian presently resides at a rented apartment in Mumbai after he was granted medical bail for six months on February 1, 2021.

published on : 22nd March 2022

HC asks if prison conditions have improved for Varavara Rao to be sent back

A division bench of Justices S B Shukre and G A Sanap said if the conditions had not improved then the accused (Rao) would be exposed to more diseases if he was sent back there.

published on : 1st March 2022

Varavara Rao’s bail extended to March 3

Co-accused professor Anand Teltumbde also mentioned his plea challenging bail rejection order and provisions of UAPA.

published on : 27th February 2022

Elgar Parishad case: Bail of Varavara Rao extended till March 3 

The Bombay High Court on Saturday extended till March 3 the `medical bail' granted to poet and activist Varavara Rao, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case.

published on : 26th February 2022

Elgar Parishad case: Bombay HC grants time till February 28 for Varavara Rao to surrender

He was to surrender on September 5, but filed a plea seeking an extension of the bail and later filed another application seeking permanent bail on the ground of ill-health.

published on : 4th February 2022

'How he can be sent to jail amid COVID surge?' HC extends Varavara Rao's surrender date

A bench of Justices SS Shinde and NR Borkar dismissed the National Investigating Agency's (NIA) request for extending such date of surrender only by a week.

published on : 7th January 2022

Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case: Bombay High Court gives Varavara Rao time till January 7 to surrender

The HC has extended his bail multiple times due to reasons like the need for further medical care, and time sought by the NIA to get him medically examined.

published on : 20th December 2021

Varavara Rao moves Karnataka HC against non-bailable warrant

However, on October 21, 2021, the trial court forfeited the bond of the surety by rejecting the application filed under Section 317 of CrPC and issued NBW returnable by October 28, 2021. 

published on : 27th October 2021

Bombay HC says Elgar Parishad accused Varavara Rao needn't surrender till November 18

Rao, 82, had been granted interim bail for six months on medical grounds by the HC on February 22 this year.

published on : 26th October 2021

Madhugiri court issue non-bailable warrant against revolutionary poet Varavara Rao

The court, in its order on Thursday, has also forfeited the surety bond of Rs 50,000, said his counsel Nagi Reddy.

published on : 24th October 2021

Activist-poet Varavara Rao issued NBW by Sessions Court

A court in Madhugiri in Tumakuru district, Karnataka, has issued NBW against activist and revolutionary poet Varavara Rao.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Elgar Parishad case: Varavara Rao need not surrender until Oct 28, says Bombay High Court

As part of the stringent conditions imposed on his interim bail by the HC, Rao has been staying with his wife at a rented accommodation in Mumbai.

published on : 14th October 2021
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