Morbi bridge accident: Gujarat High Court grants bail to three security guards. Ahmedabad News – Times of India

AHMEDABAD: Six months after their arrest in connection with the Morbi suspension bridge collapse incident, three security guards get bail Gujarat High Court on Thursday.
Justice Sameer Dave granted bail Alpesh Gohil, Dilip Gohil And Mukesh Chauhan After the State Government submitted that these three persons were performing their duty as security personnel on the suspension bridge. Public Prosecutor Mitesh Amin submitted, “According to the investigator, the main liability appears to be the owners of the company (Oreva Group) and who did the construction work on the bridge.”
He further said that considering the job profile of these three accused, the court can decide on their bail applications.
Senior advocate BB Naik, appearing for the accused, said that there are 10 accused persons in this case and all these three accused were working as laborers with Oreva Group, but due to Diwali vacations, they were posted as security guards on the bridge. was deployed.
When Justice Dave said he was allowing the bail pleas, the prosecutor requested the court to observe in his order that the benefit of parity cannot be given to co-accused facing serious charges as per the prosecution Because they too will approach the court claiming the benefits of equality.
filed a charge sheet in morbi bridge broken Jaysukh Patel, CMD of Oreva Group, has been made the main accused in the case. His bail plea was rejected by a sessions court in Morbi.
135 people died in this accident that happened on October 30, 2022.