25 March Saturday

Popular Front Hartal Attacks : Abdul Sattar Must Be Arraigned In All Cases Of Kerala : High Court

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Thursday Sep 29, 2022

Kochi : The High Court on Thursday instructed the govt to arraign Popular Front State Secretary Abdul Sattar in all cases relating to  attacks that took place as a result of  of  flash strike called by the party. The  direction came in a case the High Court booked suo motto in the context.

The High Court also gave verdict asking to collect compensation towards losses resulting from hartal attacks – a sum of Rs 5.20 crores based on govt estimates and figure quoted by KSRTC.

 The Division Bench further added that all Magistrate  Courts shall be instructed to grant bail to the accused persons only after they first deposit the compensation sums they owe.