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Suspended VC released after 33 days in jail

Press Trust of India  |  Coimbatore 

Suspended Vice chancellor,A Ganapati was released from here today, a day after granted him

The High Court yesterday had granted conditional to Ganapathi, arrested on charges of accepting Rs 30 lakh as bribe from an aspirant by sleuths of


He and a Dharmaraj, who brokered the deal were arrested on February 3 and lodged in the Central Jail here.

The had rejected their petition twice.

The High Court had yesterday granted bail to and directed him to surrender his passport before the trial court.

The had also directed him not to leave and to appear before the daily till further orders.

was also granted bail by the for Prevention of Corruption Act here this noon.

After receiving copies of the bail orders, both of them were released around 7 PM.

refused to respond to queries of reporters, saying that he did not want to comment since the matter was sub-judice.

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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 22:20 IST
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