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Shiney Ahuja's bail plea hearing adjourned

Bolywood actor Shiney Ahuja who has been charged with rape of his domestic maid, will be produced in a Mumbai court for his bail plea hearing on July 8.

india Updated: Jul 08, 2009 11:26 IST

Defamed Bollywood actor Shiney Ahuja's bail plea hearing will be held on July 8. On July 3 and then July 7, a court had deferred the hearing of the bail plea.

Meanwhile, the judicial custody of Ahuja, who was arrested for allegedly raping his domestic maid, had been extended till July 16. He is presently lodged at the Arthur Road jail.

The DNA test report of Ahuja have also confirmed that he had sexual relations with the victim. Earlier, medical reports had suggested that Ahuja's maid was raped.

Shiney has been charged under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) Section 376 with rape, along with wrongful restraint and intimidation. The police arrested Ahuja on June 15 after preliminary medical tests on the girl confirmed sexual assault.

Mumbai Police has stated that the actor admitted to making a mistake by having consensual sex with the maid who has levelled allegations of rape against him.