Sheena Bora Murder: Mumbai Court Rejects Indrani Mukerjea's Bail Plea

Indrani Mukerjea, at present at Mumbai’s Byculla ladies’s jail, filed a bail plea citing Covid state of affairs


A particular CBI court docket in Mumbai right this moment rejected the interim bail plea of Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused within the Sheena Bora homicide case.

Indrani Mukerjea, who’s at present lodged on the Byculla ladies’s jail in Mumbai, filed the plea final month wherein she sought momentary launch, citing the danger of contracting coronavirus.

Nonetheless, particular CBI court docket Decide JC Jagdale rejected her interim bail plea right this moment.

The court docket earlier additionally rejected her 4 common bail functions filed on medical grounds, whereas one other one moved on deserves of the case remains to be pending.

In her newest plea, Indrani Mukerjea had sought momentary bail for 45 days, citing the coronavirus outbreak and her medical historical past.

She mentioned in view of the rising variety of COVID-19 instances in Maharashtra, there is no such thing as a certainty when the trial or listening to for bail (on deserves of case) will start.

The plea additionally mentioned she has been in judicial custody ever since her arrest in August 2015, and affected by power ischemic modifications in her mind arteries.

The applying additionally mentioned she suffered from blackouts again and again and has been on medicine.

Thus, contemplating her medical historical past and pointers issued by the high-powered committee, the court docket ought to grant interim bail to her, the appliance mentioned.

Sheena Bora, 24, was strangled in a automotive allegedly by her mom Indrani Mukerjea, her driver Shyamvar Rai and Mukerjea’s former husband Sanjeev Khanna in April 2012.

Her physique was burnt in a forest in neighbouring Raigad district. Sanjeev Khanna is a co-accused within the case.

Former media baron Peter Mukerjea was additionally later arrested for allegedly being a part of the conspiracy. He’s at present out on bail, which was granted by the Bombay Excessive Court docket earlier this yr.

His 17-year-old marriage to Indrani Mukerjea ended throughout the interval of incarceration as the 2 bought divorced in October final yr.

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