Impartial MLA from Gujarat Jignesh Mevani was re-arrested in Assam in a brand new case on Monday proper after he was granted bail by a Kokrajhar Court docket in a case over tweets on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mevani was arrested on April 19 from Palanpur city in Gujarat after an FIR was lodged in Kokrajhar Police Station over his tweet, through which he had mentioned PM Modi “thought of Godse as God”.
After his arrest, Mevani mentioned this was “vendetta politics by the PMO (Prime Minister’s Workplace).
“It’s a conspiracy by the BJP and the RSS. They did this to tarnish my picture. They’ve been doing this systematically. They did it to Rohit Vemula, they did it to Chandrasekhar Azad, now they’re concentrating on me,” he said.
Kokrajhar First Class Judicial Justice of the Peace Bhavna Kakoty granted him bail with a number of situations, particulars of that are awaited.
Mevani was taken again to the Kokrajhar Jail after the listening to, and his attorneys mentioned they’re engaged on the formalities associated to the bail bond.
The MLA was dropped at Kokrajhar on transit remand and remanded to a three-day police custody on April 21 by the Kokrajhar Chief Judicial Justice of the Peace.