Murtuzaa appeared before the court through his advocate, he was fearing that the crime branch might arrest him. He forwarded an interim bail application in the court. The court rejected his bail application after hearing his plea and asked him to be present on Dec 3 for the hearing.
Jigna Vora's police custody has been extended to Dec 5 as she has been arrested for murder of MiD-DAY journalist. The Crime Branch has declared Chhota Rajan as the mastermind in the journalist's murder.
MiD-DAY reporter Jyotirmoy Dey who headed the special investigative team in the newspaper was shot dead on Jun 11 by few unidentified bike-borne assailants. Dey was believed to have been working on an oil mafia story at the time of his death. It was being suspected that the oil mafia head could be the man behind the murder.