The Quint had visited the family in the aftermath of the riots. The ground report can be read here. With forty stitches on his forehead and blood in his left eye, Nitin had narrated how his father was beaten up before him. The father-son duo worked as DJs at local weddings and functions.
There are three conditions imposed by the court on Saifi’s bail :-
Saifi’s advocated Abdul Gaffar argued that that his client was innocent . He clarified that he was not a named accused and there was no material to show the involvement of the accused. That there were no specific allegations against Saifi of using violent force against the complainant. Regarding CCTV footage, which allegedly showed Saifi’s involvement, the lawyer argued that it ‘does not depict him as this is a case of mistaken identity and accused is not the same person as shown by the prosecution in the CCTV footage’.
The prosecution had argued that in their investigation they had arrested someone who named Saifi and also…