Siwan, Sep 26, 2016: The Supreme Court on Monday decides to hear the matter related to cancellation of bail of criminal-turned-politician and former Siwan MP Mohammed Shahabuddin on Wednesday.
Siwan district magistrate Mahendra Kumar and SP Saurabh Sah have issued a joint order for deployment of magistrates along with security forces on the streets across the district, sources said.
However, In a bid to defend Bahubali leader bail in a number of criminal cases, Senior lawyer and RJD MP Ram Jethmalani is to represent Shahabuddin in the Supreme Court.
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government filed an appeal in the apex court, challenging the Patna High Court’s order granting bail to Shahabuddin.
Earlier, Shahabuddin said he is ready to go back to jail if the apex court ordered it. He refused to comment on the apex court order which did not grant an interim stay on his bail.