Disha Ravi, the 21-year-old local weather activist, who was arrested in reference to allegedly being concerned in sharing a “toolkit” on social media associated to the farmers’ protest, was granted bail by a Delhi court on Tuesday (February 23).
Additional Sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana allowed the bail to the accused on the situation of two surety of Rs 1 lakh every.
The Delhi police had on Saturday (February 20) mentioned the court that the ‘Toolkit’ was a sinister design to defame India and trigger violence. Hearing of Disha’s bail plea had continued for 3 lengthy hours.
“Poetic Justice Foundation and Sikhs For Justice in order to hide their involvement used Disha Ravi as a front to carry out the nefarious activity,” Additional Solicitor General SV Raju informed the court, including that these organisations are linked to the Khalistani motion.
The Delhi Police additional informed the town court that Ravi lined her observe and deleted proof like contents of the Toolkit and a WhatsApp group, which the general public prosecutor emphasised confirmed her “guilty mind”.
Ravi’s counsel Advocate Siddharth Agarwal, nevertheless, claimed there isn’t any proof linking the Toolkit to the violence throughout the farmers’ march on January 26.
Ravi faces prices of conspiracy and sedition within the ‘Toolkit’ conspiracy case associated to the farmers’ agitation and was arrested from Bengaluru on February 13.
The Delhi Police have contended that the google doc tweeted by Swedish local weather activist Greta Thunberg to again the farmers’ protest after which deleted, was created by Ravi and two different activists — Jacob and Muluk.
(With IANS inputs)