SC Rejects Maoist Leader Sabhyasachi Panda’s Bail Plea

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New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda in the Nayagarh police station attack case.

Sabyasachi, who was arrested in July 2014, had move the apex court after Orissa High Court in 2018 squashed his petition, pertaining to this case.

According to sources, a division bench of Justices NV Ramana and Deepak Gupta rejected his bail plea diminishing his chances of walking free despite being acquitted by courts in Odisha in multiple cases.

The Maoist leader was operating in Southern Odisha districts of Rayagada, Gajapati, Ganjam, Kandhamal and Nayagarh.