HC rejects Rai’s plea, reserves verdict on Tirkey

| | Ranchi
  • 0

HC rejects Rai’s plea, reserves verdict on Tirkey

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

The Jharkhand High Court has reserved its verdict after hearing both the sides in the matter of granting bail to former Jharkhand Government Minister Bandhu Tirkey.

Bandhu Tirkey is accused of making a statement in support of Pathalgadi. In this case, the ex-minister Tirkey had filed a bail petition in the High Court. Earlier in the day, in the National Sports Scam case, the High Court reserved the verdict on his bail plea. The Court had earlier sought a case diary in order of hearing. The Bench of Justice R Mukhopadhyay reserved his verdict after an hour-long debate on both sides in the Court. Actually, the accused in the 34th National Sports Scam case, has filed a petition in the High Court, seeking bail.Former Jharkhand Minister, Harinarayan Rai on Thursday has received a setback from the Jharkhand High Court. The High Court has rejected his plea to contest elections. Rai had filed a petition in the High Court seeking a stay on the punishment for contesting the election. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Court sentenced Rai for the money laundering case.

Rai is accused of money laundering of Rs 3 72 crore. In this case, Rai, his wife Sushila Devi and brother Sanjay Rai, have been sentenced to seven years each and fined Rs 50,000 each. The Enforcement Directorate has also seized his residence in Ranchi.

State Editions

DAV students excel in Class-XII exams again

14 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Swabs of 4 N’garh cops sent for test

14 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Rising Covid cases: 8 CCCs, CCS for Ganjam

14 July 2020 | KRUSHNA CHANDRA PANDA | Bhubaneswar


14 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Rupees 1.5-cr ganja from Odisha seized in UP

14 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Shutdown clamped in Jaleswar

14 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

A case for cobots

12 July 2020 | Pradeep David | Agenda

Hope in the times of pandemic

12 July 2020 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

Covid tales: The joy of homecoming

12 July 2020 | Vandana Srivastava | Agenda

Astroturf | Unlock the mind to heal

12 July 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Online education: Dispel fear of surveillance

12 July 2020 | Madhav Govind | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m enjoying working on OTT platforms’

12 July 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer