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Raja Bhaiyya father gets bail

india Updated: Nov 16, 2006 15:46 IST

MP HIGH Court here on Wednesday granted bail to Uday Pratap Singh, father of Uttar Pradesh infamous Minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh or Raja Bhaiyya after suspending his sentence announced by the specially designated POTA Court.

The POTA Court had sentenced Uday Pratap Singh to five years rigorous imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 25,000 under Prevention of Terrorism Act 2002 after finding him guilty of possessing weapons.

Uday Pratap Singh would be released on bail on his furnishing a personal bond of Rs 10,000 with two sureties and depositing the fine amount of Rs 25,000 before the POTA court, the HC ordered. A division bench comprising Justice SS Jha and Justice Sushma Shrivastava allowed the application filed by Singh appealing to suspend his sentence on grounds of indifferent health and advanced age.