A Raipur courtroom on Friday granted bail to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel’s father Nand Kumar Baghel who was arrested previous this week for allegedly making objectionable remarks towards the Brahmin neighborhood.
The 86-year-old Baghel senior used to be arrested on Tuesday.
He didn’t search bail then, and the courtroom remanded him in judicial custody for 15 days.
Later his legal professional Gajendra Sonkar moved a bail software and sought pressing listening to.
“After hearing arguments, Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) Janak Kumar Hidko granted him bail today,” Sonkar mentioned.
After spending 3 days in prison, Nand Kumar Baghel walked out of jail within the night.
The case used to be lodged on September 4 on the DD Nagar police station right here on a grievance filed by way of the ‘Sarv Brahmin Samaj’.
Chief Minister Baghel had strongly disapproved of the remarks allegedly made by way of his father, and mentioned no one is above regulation.
Nand Kumar Baghel used to be charged beneath Indian Penal Code phase 153-A (selling enmity between other teams).
The complainant alleged that Nand Kumar had requested other folks to “boycott” and evict Brahmins.
According to the police, the remarks had been reportedly made all through an match in Uttar Pradesh.
The leader minister had mentioned that the remarks harm the feelings of a neighborhood and “I am also pained by them.”