Published On : Fri, Mar 18th, 2016

JNU students Anirban Bhattacharya and Umar Khalid get bail; were arrested on sedition charges

umar-khalid-anirban-bhattacharya_650x400_41456253234NewDelhi/Nagpur: JNU students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, arrested last month for their involvement in a controversial event in support of terrorist Afzal Guru, have been granted mail.

Kanhaiya Kumar, who was also arrested on charges of sedition over the same event held on February 9, was granted bail earlier this month.

Umar Khalid is accused of being one of the main organisers of the event to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, where anti-India slogans were raised.