Lone granted bail

Excelsior Correspondent
Srinagar, Mar 5: National Conference leader and son of Member Parliament Mohammad Akbar Lone, Hilal Akbar Lone, who was booked under UAPA, was released on bail last night.
He was granted bail by Additional Session Judge Baramulla in a “hate speech” case that was registered against him by Hajin Police a month ago.
Earlier, Hilal was booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) for delivering a ‘hate speech’ while addressing a public rally during DDC election campaign in Hajin last year.
Hilal was granted subject to the condition that he would furnish a surety bond of Rs 2 lakh and remain present during the trial.