x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Rajnath Singh inaugurates IAF Commanders’ Conference | Despite rain traffic resumes on Srinagar-Jammu highway | NIA orgnaises two-day BRICS Seminar on Misuse of Internet by terrorists | RTGS facility to be unavailable for 14 hours on Sunday | Delhi crematoriums, graveyards struggle to manage resources as COVID-19 deaths rise in city | Alarming! India reports over 2 lakh new COVID-19 cases, total case count reaches 1.40 crore | PM Modi's meetings with foreign dignitaries on hold in wake of Covid-19 situation | MeT predicts erratic weather in Jammu and Kashmir till weekend | Rebel’s revelation puts Farooq, Omar in quandary | CM secret fund case: ED to summon more PDP aides | Deadline expires but national flag yet to be hoisted on many Govt buildings | Security breach’ at Tulip Garden! | PMAY funds ‘misappropriated’ in Reasi | Authorities adamant to call teachers to attend schools without students | Major tourist destination of Jammu given least attention | DFO facilitates illegal felling, transportation of Khair wood | PM Modi interacts with Governors, LGs of all states, UTs on COVID-19 situation, vaccination | Education department organized FIT INDIA walkathon | Shri Ram Centre releases maiden production of Wilde’s Salome | Friends Cricket Club Akhnoor reached | Cornered Mehbooba looks towards Delhi | Ramadan – The holy month of fasting | Online classes during second wave of COVID | Importance of the Holy month Ramadan | Munish Gupta asks Govt to step in, address people’s problems | Culvert constructed by R&B Department on Pahalgam road turns into 'accident spot' | Majority of nallahs in Sunderbani encroached; EO feigns ignorance, no action taken till date | Excise Deptt misleading public: JWTA | Recovery of Rs 50 crore narcotics exposes terror-drug mafia nexus | Heroin worth Rs 50 cr recovered along LoC in forward areas of Tangdhar sector | JeM terrorist, 3 OGWs arrested in Kulgam | Ladakh records over 800 coronavirus cases in 10 days, infection tally crosses 11,000 | 1,086 new COVID cases in Jammu & Kashmir, 5 more die | ISJK operative 'Assadullah' arrested in Jammu, was planning something 'big': Police | Snow-clearance operation along Srinagar- Leh highway in full swing | Indian Oil Corporation launches sales promotion scheme at Srinagar | Night temp improves ahead of another spell of rain, snow in Kashmir | Govt may propose enhancement of wages for vocational trainers | Teen age vehicle lifter arrested in Reasi | GMC Jammu makes provision of OPD booking through dedicated mobile phone contacts | Margan Top road thrown open | Kashmiri Pandits perform puja in Srinagar temples on Navreh, local Muslims take part in celebrations | Traffic suspended on Srinagar-Jammu highway for weekly maintenance | Soldier injured after being hit by bullet at LoC in Kupwara | Punjabi song "Miss Punjaban" released on T-Series | Kewal Krishan Sagotra heads JU SC/ST Employees Union | Restaurants, roadside tea stalls shut as Holy fasting month begins | Muskan Foundation committed to provide assistance to PWDs: Sangral | Nothing short of one place settlement in Valley acceptable to displaced KPs: KPC | 12 candidates flagged off for training under Himayat Scheme | 12 bovines rescued, vehicle seized | Citizens' Forum expresses concern over slow rate of Covid vaccination | Shree Vishwakarma Library & Research Centre holds poetry session | More people being airlifted as Srinagar-Leh road remains shut | Sahar Khan - Ramazan drummers of Kashmir back in action | Social, political organizations pay rich tributes to Baba Saheb Dr B.R Ambedkar on 130th birth anniversary | DDC chairperson's office must be made functional with suitable accomodation: Dr Shan | Panjgrian defeats Kanjali in cricket tourney | GDC Chenani initiates survey on Research Project awarded by JKSTIC | Back Issues  
 
news details
Court grants bail to NC leader booked under UAPA for 'hate speech'
3/4/2021 11:06:59 PM
Early Times Report
UDHAMPUR, Mar 4: Principal District and Session Judge Baramulla Sanjay Parihar with Special Powers of trial of offences under ULA (P) Act for district of Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara today granted bail to National Conference leader Hilal Akbar Lone who had been booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for delivering a hate speech during a public rally in Hajin area of North Kashmir's Bandipora district .
Lone who is also the elder son of Member Parliament from North Kashmir and senior National Conference leader, Mohammad Akbar Lone. Hilal Lone, who was granted bail today had served as Additional Advocate General (AAG) during NC-Congress alliance in J&K from 2009-2014.
According to Police reports Hilal was booked under FIR number 02/2021 under Sections 125- P R Act,13 UL A (P) Act, 153-A, 188,505 IPC by Hajan Police station for delivering a hate speech and his involvement in anti-social and anti-national activities.
After hearing APP for the state and Ld counsel for Petitioner, the Court said that the allegations leveled against petitioner were only in the nature of effecting peace and tranquility and at the most leading to hatred against a particular community or particular political party.
However that itself cannot be branded as an Unlawful Activity within the ambit of Sec. 13 of the ULA(P)Act, Petitioner is stated to be person of repute besides had represented the Home Department of erstwhile government in the capacity as Additional Advocate General. It is not the case of the prosecution that while being released on bail the petitioner has the tendency to evade the process of law.
Granting bail, Court said that petitioner has already undergone pre-trial detention for over more than two months subject to conditions of safeguarding and 14 of 14 smooth fair completion of investigation of the crime, shall be released subject to furnishing of surety bonds to the tune of Rs 2,00,000 with one surety in the like amount on the condition that he shall remain present with trial, shall not harass and intimidate prosecution witnesses, shall not leave the territorial jurisdiction of this court without prior permission.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU