The Bombay High Court on Thursday permitted Vikram Bhave, an accused within the homicide case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, to journey to Ratnagiri to carry out the ultimate rites of his father, who died on June 25.
The courtroom had granted bail to Bhave in May, however had directed him to not go away Pune metropolis the place the case is being tried.
The accused filed an utility this week, searching for permission to journey to Ratnagiri in order that he can carry out the ultimate rites of his father.
A division bench of Justices SS Shinde and NJ Jamadar on Thursday permitted Bhave to go to Ratnagiri for 3 weeks and directed him to seem earlier than the native police station as soon as every week.
The courtroom additionally directed the accused to report back to the Deccan police station in Pune on his return three weeks later.
Bhave was accused of serving to the opposite accused – Sachin Andure and Sharad Kalaskar – who allegedly shot Dabholkar on August 20, 2013 in Pune, with a recce of the spot and escape route after the crime.
The CBI arrested Bhave within the case on May 25, 2019.
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