Mangaluru, Aug 18, 2017: It is understood that Mangaluru sessions court has granted bail to Belthangady resident, Mangalore University alumnus and revolutionist Vittal Malekudiya in connection with a sedition case registered by Anti Naxal Force in 2002.
Anti Naxal Force registered a sedition case against the accused in 2002 for his alleged links with naxalites in Karnataka.
The case registered against Vittal Malekudiya created chaos in Karnataka and resulted in a big controversy.
Amid debates, chaos, Belthangady court earlier granted bail to the accused and later transferred the case to Mangaluru for further hearing.
The hearing of the sedition case began on August 16, 2017 in Mangaluru and the court granted bail to the accused following a bail petition.