Andhra Pradesh High court issued bail to the former minister and TDP senior leader Devineni Uma Maheswararao, who was arrested by the AP police under SC/ST atrocities case.TDP leader Devineni Umamaheshwarao went to look into the illegal mining activity in the Kondur zone.
A tense situation prevailed in the Kodur zone while Devineni Uma Maheshwarao returning to home in the evening.An altercation broke out between police and TDP activists.
Against this backdrop, police arrested Devineni Uma under charges of an attempt to murder and SC/ST atrocities.
Devineni Uma was in jail for a week.
Devineni Uma has filed a bail petition in the high court alleging that AP police filed illegal cases against him.In this context, the Andhra Pradesh High court heard the arguments and issued bail to Devineni Umamaheshwarao.
Lawyers on behalf of Devineni Uma said that AP police filed illegal cases against Devineni Uma.Lawyers proved that the petitioner has not committed any crime on the spot.On Tuesday, the Andhra Pradesh High court heard arguments from both sides and reserved the judgement for today.A while ago, the AP High court issued bail to Devineni Uma.