Varavara Rao

Varavara Rao discharged from hospital in Mumbai

The 82-year-old activist, who was granted interim bail for six months on medical grounds by the Bombay High Court on February 22, was discharged from the private hospital late Saturday night.

published on : 7th March 2021

Activist Varavara Rao’s release delayed

A court in Gadchiroli has asked his family to file deposit papers in the format that they have specified.

published on : 4th March 2021

Bombay HC allows Varavara Rao to furnish cash surety for release on bail in Elgar Parishad case

The high court while granting him bail imposed several conditions on his release, including a direction to him to remain in the city, within the jurisdiction of the NIA court in Mumbai.

published on : 1st March 2021

Varavara Rao's bail conditions difficult to be met, says ailing activist's family

Venugopal said their lawyers are on the job of getting necessary documentation for Rao's release on bail.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Elgar Parishad case accused Varavara Rao granted interim bail on medical grounds

The bail granted on medical grounds is for six months and is on the condition that he must remain in Mumbai and available for investigation.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Bombay High Court reserves bail plea order of Varavara Rao  

Senior Advocate Indira Jaising appearing on behalf of Hemlatha said that Rao has spent 149 days of the 365 days in a year, in a hospital ward.

published on : 1st February 2021

Since February 2020, Varavara Rao has spent 149 days in hospitals: HC told

Rao's counsel Jaising argued that the 82-year-old poet's continued incarceration was a breach of his fundamental right to life and health.

published on : 1st February 2021

Consider Varavara Rao's 'offence' when deciding on bail plea: NIA to HC

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) made the submission while opposing the bail plea of Rao, arrested in the Elgar-Parishad-Maoist links case.

published on : 29th January 2021

Varavara Rao is stable, reject his medical bail plea: NIA tells High Court

The third one is a writ petition filed by Rao's wife Hemlatha alleging a breach of his fundamental rights owing to lack of medical care during his continued incarceration.

published on : 27th January 2021

Varavara Rao,Saibaba plea sent to SHRC 

Petitioner MA Satyanarayana Rao said the NHRC was provoking suspicion that it was working in support of the Centre.

published on : 22nd January 2021

Willing to shift Varavara Rao to JJ Hospital prison ward: Maha govt to HC

Earlier this week, the hospital authorities submitted a report in the high court stating that 81-year-old Rao was fit to be discharged.

published on : 21st January 2021

Conditions of Varavara Rao's detention cruel, inhuman: Lawyer tells Bombay HC

Senior lawyer Jaising told a bench of Justices S S Shinde and Manish Pitale on Wednesday that Rao's right to dignity and health were being breached due to his detention.

published on : 20th January 2021

Taloja prison hospital lacks infrastructure: Varavara Rao's lawyer to HC

Grover urged the HC to let Rao be with his family to recover fully and be fit to face trial in the case.

published on : 19th January 2021

Consider Varavara Rao's age, health while making submissions: Bombay HC to NIA

Earlier, the 82-year-old Rao had been in and out of the state-run J J Hospital here ever since his arrest in the case in June 2018.

published on : 13th January 2021

Varavara Rao to stay in private hospital till next week: Bombay HC

Rao, 80, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case, was admitted to Nanavati Hospital in the city owing to his health issues in November following the court's orders.

published on : 7th January 2021
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