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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Bihar ex-minister Manju Verma gets bail

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Former on Tuesday was granted bail by the High Court in connection with the Arms Act case linked to alleged home rape case.

She was lodged in jail since November 20 last year.

Verma is an accused in an Arms Act case in connection with home rape case. She had surrendered before a

In November last year, a non-bailable warrant was issued against her after 50 live cartridges were seized from her residence during a raid by the (CBI) in connection with the shelter home rape case.

The on October 31 last year had also rapped the Police for its failure in arresting the former minister, who came under scrutiny after the disclosure that her husband allegedly had links with Brajesh Thakur, the prime accused in the alleged rapes in the home.

The case pertains to the alleged sexual harassment of 44 girls residing at the state-run shelter home.

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First Published: Tue, March 12 2019. 18:28 IST