NIA court grants bail to Kashmiri photojournalist

NIA court grants bail to Kashmiri photojournalist in Delhi

 

A special court in Delhi Monday granted bail to Kashmiri photojournalist Manan Dar who was arrested on 22 October 2021.

In an official statement, Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) who were fighting the case in the NIA court for Dar said, “that there efforts ensured bail to him.”

“Advocates Tara Narula, Tamanna Pankaj and Priya Vats on behalf of APCR represented the accused before the Patiala House Court of Delhi and secured his (Dar’s) timely bail,” the statement reads.

 

 

Dar was arrested in the FIR registered in October last year under Sections 18, 18A, 18B, 20, 38, and 39 of the UAPA and sections 120B, 121A, 122, and 123 of the Indian Penal Code.

He is currently lodged in Tihar Jail.