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Bail for Tirupati Panigrahi at long last


Odisha Sun Times Bureau
New Delhi, Feb 21:

Tirupati Pangrahi, head of the Hi-tech group has finally been granted conditional bail by the apex court today.

Tirupati Panigrahi
Tirupati Panigrahi

Two other directors of the firm were also granted conditional bail.

The bench of the Supreme Court hearing his bail plea agreed to grant him bail after he deposited Rs 10 crore out of the Rs 63.5 crore he was asked to deposit by the court. He has to deposit the rest amount within three months, the court order said.

Panigrahi was granted bail against a surety bond of Rs 5 lakh. He has also been asked to surrender his passport before he is released from jail.