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HC stays police probe against Hardik in assault case

Press Trust of India  |  Ahmedabad 

The High today ordered a stay on the police probe in a dacoity and assault case registered against Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel and others on a complaint by a man.

The stay was ordered by Justice A J Desai after the complainant Patel submitted an affidavit, saying that he is withdrawing his complaint as they have reached a compromise.

The issued a notice to the state and posted the matter for further hearing next month.

In August, Patel had lodged a complaint against six persons, including Hardik, at Patan B Division police station, following which they were booked for assault and dacoity.

The complainant had alleged that Hardik and others thrashed him at Navjivan Hotel in Patan, where he had gone to meet them. Hardik Patel and others were arrested and later granted bail.

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First Published: Thu, October 12 2017. 22:42 IST