Supreme Court rejects plea by NIA against shifting Gautam Navlakha from jail to house arrest; directs compliance in 24 hours

However, the bench comprising Justices KM Joseph and Hrishikesh Roy mandated some additional safeguards to ensure that the house arrest is not misused.
Gautam Navlakha, NIA and Supreme Court
Gautam Navlakha, NIA and Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a plea by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) against an earlier order of the Court directing Bhima Koregaon accused Gautam Navlakha to be placed under house arrest instead of keeping him in jail [Gautam Navlakha v NIA].

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