Kejriwal granted bail by city court in defamation case
A Delhi court Tuesday granted bail to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a defamation case filed by the BJP
New Delhi: A Delhi court Tuesday granted bail to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a defamation case filed by the BJP. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal granted relief to Kejriwal on a personal bond of Rs 10,000 after he appeared before the court.
The BJP, through its leader Rajeev Babbar, has sought proceedings against Kejriwal, Rajya Sabha member Sushil Kumar Gupta, MLA Manoj Kumar and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spokesperson Atishi Malena for harming the reputation of the BJP by blaming it for deletion of names of "voters" from electoral rolls in Delhi.
Next date of hearing in the defamation suit filed by Delhi BJP leader Vijender Gupta against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Dy CM Manish Sisodia is July 25. https://t.co/OAj7ckEO6X— ANI (@ANI) July 16, 2019
The other accused persons were earlier granted bail by the court. (PTI)