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The accused in the kidnapping case of industrialist Praveen Somani got bail, the High Court reprimanded the police…

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The accused in the kidnapping case of industrialist Praveen Somani got bail, the High Court reprimanded the police…

Virendra Gahwai, Bilaspur. The High Court on Thursday granted bail to the accused who were sentenced to life imprisonment by the lower court in the kidnapping case of industrialist Praveen Somani. Along with this, High Court Justice Ravindra Aggarwal, who was hearing the case, reprimanded the police for not presenting sufficient evidence. Read this also: Exclusive: Soil and husk in the sack of paddy! Know how the big game is being played in the market adjacent to the capital…

The petition filed against the decision of the lower court in the kidnapping case of industrialist Praveen Somani was heard in the single bench of High Court Justice Ravindra Aggarwal on Thursday. The lawyer for the accused argued that without concrete evidence, the sentence of life imprisonment is not appropriate. The lawyer said that the police has failed to prove the crime. Not only this, the recovery of properties has been reported in a controversial manner. Even after confiscating the accused's own car, he declared it as recovery. Apart from this, the remaining property was not identified.

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Was sentenced to life imprisonment

Let us tell you that on January 8, 2020, industrialist Praveen Somani was kidnapped while leaving for his factory in Siltara. The six accused arrested in this kidnapping case, Anil Chaudhary, Munna Nahak alias Kalia, Shishir Swain, Pradeep Bhuinya, Toofan Gaur and Aftab Ansari, have been sentenced to life imprisonment by Additional Sessions Judge Leeladhar Sai Yadav of Raipur District Court on 16 August 2023.