Assam: Court denies Jignesh Mevani’s bail charges in assault and sends him to police remand for five days
On Tuesday, a district court in Assam’s Barpeta district announced the accused MLA’s five-day police detention and dismissed his bail charges.
On Monday, April 25, MLA was re-arrested by Barpeta police shortly after being released on bail from a case registered with the Kokrajhar police station in Assam.
Mevani was arrested in connection with an assault accused of assaulting a female police officer in Assam.
Complaints against Gujarat MLA were reportedly filed in Barpeta, where Mevani assaulted a female police officer who was accompanying Kokrajar from Guwahati Airport when brought directly from Gujarat in a previous case.
He is under IPC Section 323 (voluntarily harming), Section 354 (using criminal forces against women), Section 294 (speaking obscene words in public) and Section 353 (assaulting civil servants). It was booked at.
On Monday, the Chief Justice of the Cokrajar district granted bail to MLA, Gujarat for an offensive tweet against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.