Undertrial flings footwear at judge for refusing bail

Undertrial flings footwear at judge for refusing bail

The court’s bench clerk has registered a case against Sharif at the Sub-Urban Police station for insulting the judge. Image for representation

A man accused in an assault case threw footwear at the Second Additional Judicial Magistrate of First Class (JMFC) judge here on Saturday as the judge refused to grant him the bail.

Undertrial Sharif Basavaraj Kampli (24) flung the sandals at the magistrate Vishwanath Moga. The footwear did not hit the presiding officer.

The police personnel present in the court overpowered the accused and took him out of the court hall.

The court’s bench clerk has registered a case against Sharif at the Sub-Urban Police station for insulting the judge. The matter will now be decided by the High Court.

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