Delhi court granted bail to 21-year-old environmental activist Disha Ravi. At the hearing of the bail application, the court said it was not a crime to create a WhatsApp group or a harmless toolkit editor. The court said that there is nothing that clearly indicates that Disha Ravi has supported any separatist view. The court said the investigating agency would not be allowed to further restrict civil liberties based on forecasts.
A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to 21-year-old weather activist Disha Ravi, who was arrested on social media for allegedly sharing a “toolkit” related to the farmers’ protest. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana granted relief to Ravi on a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh and two sureties of the same amount. Ravi was arrested by the Delhi Police Cyber Cell and brought to Delhi. He is currently in police custody.