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Court raps the Assam Police in Mevani’s Bail: Know More

  • A court in Assam's Barpeta district on Friday granted bail to Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani, who was detained for allegedly beating a female police officer while in detention. The state police were chastised for filing a "false FIR" and "abusing the court and the law."

  • The High Court should consider ordering "every police officer involved in law and order duty to wear body cameras," according to the report.

  • Her version did not match the details in the FIR, the court found on Friday.

  • According to a PTI report, Mevani claimed that his arrest was the result of a "plot" planned in the Prime Minister's Office.