Eight arrested villagers granted conditional bail in Daribhit School case

first_imgKolkata: Eight villagers, who were arrested in connection with the Daribhit High School incident, were granted conditional bail when they were produced before the Islampur Court on Tuesday.It may be recalled that trouble had broken out over appointment of teachers at a school in Islampur in North Dinajpur on September 20, an incident which had claimed two lives. Police had arrested some people in connection with the incident. The school also remained closed for a few weeks. Finally, the school reopened on November 10. On Tuesday, the eight persons were produced before the court. They were granted conditional bail against a bail bond of Rs 10,000. At the same time, all of them were directed to visit Islampur police station once a week. It may be recalled that local people had agitated a few days ago, demanding release of the eight people who were arrested in connection with the incident.last_img