MUMBAI: The Bombay excessive courtroom on Wednesday requested the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the Maharashtra authorities to contemplate the age and well being of Elgar Parishad case accused Telugu poet P V Varavara Rao, whereas making submissions on his bail plea.
The comment by the HC bench headed by Justice S S Shinde got here on a plea filed by Rao’s spouse Pendyala Hemalatha to grant him bail on medical grounds. In November 2020, Rao was shifted to Nanavati Hospital following the HC’s intervention on her interim plea concerning his deteriorating well being.
Additional solicitor common Anil Singh, for NIA, submitted two recent medical experiences from Nanavati Hospital. Rao’s advocate mentioned he would argue after going via them. It was then that the judges reminded that Rao is over 80 years outdated. “Keep in mind his age and health conditions. We are all human beings. This is an issue about his health,” mentioned Shinde, adjourning the listening to.