The Gauhati High Court today came to the rescue of Kargil War veteran Mohammad Sanaullah granting him interim bail and directing that he be released from detention.
In the petition filed by Sanaullah, the Court issued notice to the Central government, State of Assam, NRC authorities and the investigation officer of Assam Border Police, Chandramal Das.
The order was passed by a Bench of Justice Manojit Bhuyan. Senior Advocate Indira Jaising appeared for the petitioner.
The release will be subject to Sanaullah furnishing bail bond of Rs. 20,000.