GAUR: Bail hearing for Nepali Congress (NC) suspended lawmaker Mohammad Aftab Alam facing murder charges will continue on Friday.
Recordkeeper Gunaraj Parajuli at Rautahat District Court said that some six advocates advocated for Alam on Thursday. Advocates Ram Binod Giri, Ananta Adhikari, Mazharul Haq, Hari Shankar Prasad, Aftab Alam and Nanda Kishor Sha advocated for the accused today.
The bail hearing started last Wednesday and 15 advocates supporting Alam have taken part in the hearing till today. Recordkeeper Parajuli said that 20 more advocates are fighting the case in Alam’s support.
10 persons including Alam have been charged with burning those injured a bomb explosion in a brick kiln. One has been accused of assisting the crime.
Alam’s cadres were reportedly making a bomb following his order and were injured when the bomb accidentally went off. Seven persons were killed in the bombing some 12 years ago.