BANGALORE: A magistrate court here on Tuesday issued a non-bailable warrant against Peoples Democratic Party chairman Abdul Nasir Maudany, an accused in the 2008 Bangalore blasts case. This is the fourth time that a warrant has been issued against Mr. Maudany, who is yet to appear before the court.
Mr. Maudany is one of the 32 accused in the case. A woman was killed in the blasts. He is one of the six persons mentioned in an additional charge sheet filed by the city police on June 11.
On Tuesday, the judge conducted the hearing through videoconferencing with some of the accused lodged in the Bangalore Central Prison. Thadiyantavide Nasir and Safaz, arrested in connection with the blasts, said the police had not given them copies of the charge sheet. The police sought time to supply the charge sheets. The court adjourned the hearing till August 3.