Magnitude or gravity of offence can't be only ground for denying bail: Delhi High Court

The Court observed that the objective of bail is neither preventive nor punitive, and therefore released two men on bail who were accused of duping people to the tune of ₹240 crores.
Magnitude or gravity of offence can't be only ground for denying bail: Delhi High Court
Justice Subramonium Prasad, Delhi High Court

The magnitude or gravity of the offence cannot be the only criterion for denial of bail, the Delhi High Court held as it granted bail to two men accused of duping people to the tune of ₹240 crores [Sunder Singh Bhati v The State].

Want to read the full story?

We’re glad you’re enjoying this story. Subscribe to any of our plans to continue reading the story.

Already have an account? Sign In

Related Stories

No stories found.
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news
www.barandbench.com