A classes court docket in Mumbai has adjourned until November 23 the listening to into the pre-arrest bail plea of Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and his spouse in a case registered towards them by Mumbai Police for allegedly assaulting a girl police officer.
Their lawyer Shyam Kalyankar stated the plea couldn’t be heard on Thursday because the choose didn’t preside.
“The anticipatory bail plea of Arnab Goswami and his spouse was merely adjourned until November 23,” he stated.
“We didn’t search any interim safety from arrest at this time as we’re ready for the detailed order of the Supreme Court docket (handed on Wednesday granting bail to Arnab Goswami in one other matter),” Mr Kalyankar stated.
The Supreme Court docket on Wednesday granted interim bail to Arnab Goswami in a case of alleged “abetment to suicide” of inside designer Anvay Naik in 2018.
Arnab Goswami, who was arrested on November 4, was launched from the Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai late final night.
Final week, an FIR was registered towards Arnab Goswami, his spouse Samyabrata Ray Goswami and his son at NM Joshi Marg police station in central Mumbai for allegedly assaulting a girl police officer when a police staff went to his home to arrest him on November 4.
At the moment, Arnab Goswami and his spouse have filed an anticipatory bail plea within the assault case.
They’ve been charged underneath Indian Penal Code sections 353 (assault to discourage public servant from discharge of his responsibility), 504 (intentional insult to impress breach of peace) and 506 (felony intimidation) and underneath the Injury to Public Property Act.
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