NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has taken action regarding the release of Bihar’s Bahubali leader, Anand Mohan, who was convicted in the murder case of IAS officer G Krishnaiah. Anand Mohan’s premature release has faced opposition, leading G Krishnaiah’s wife, Uma Krishnaiah, to file a petition against it. In response, the Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Bihar government and others involved in the case.
Expressing her satisfaction with the Supreme Court’s response, Uma Krishnaiah stated, “We are very happy because the Supreme Court has reacted positively to this.” She further added that the court has sought a reply from the Bihar government within two weeks. Uma Krishnaiah believes that justice will be served in the Supreme Court, emphasizing that this case is not only important to her but also to the entire country.
Supreme Court issues notice to Bihar Government and others on slained IAS officer G Krishnaiah's wife Uma Krishnaiah plea challenging premature release of Bihar politician Anand Mohan from prison. pic.twitter.com/Wm1arDOkCc— ANI (@ANI) May 8, 2023
Anand Mohan, a prominent Bahubali leader in Bihar, had been found guilty of murdering IAS officer G Krishnaiah and was sentenced to life imprisonment. However, concerns have been raised about his potential premature release, prompting Uma Krishnaiah to approach the Supreme Court and seek intervention in the matter.
With the Supreme Court issuing a notice to the Bihar government, the case will now proceed as per legal procedures. The notice signifies that the court has taken cognizance of the petition and intends to examine the matter thoroughly before reaching a decision.
#WATCH | We are happy that Supreme Court has responded positively and issued notice to the Bihar govt and to other people who are involved in it. They have to reply within 2 weeks. We will get justice in SC: Uma Devi, wife of former IAS officer G Krishnaiah https://t.co/pPvcFo7kni pic.twitter.com/gM7RHI0TO2— ANI (@ANI) May 8, 2023
The case has garnered significant attention due to the gravity of the crime and the potential implications of Anand Mohan’s release. The Supreme Court’s intervention offers hope for Uma Krishnaiah and others seeking justice in this case, as it ensures that the matter will be examined and deliberated upon by the highest judicial authority in the country.