Jayalalithaa gets bail, supporters celebrate

October 17, 2014 2:31 PM

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In a major relief to jailed AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court on Friday granted her bail in a disproportionate assets case in which she was sentenced to four-year jail term. Her supporters in Tamil Nadu and Bangalore welcomed the judgement and celebrated it.

A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu stayed the sentence and warned Jayalalithaa against causing any delay by seeking adjournment in her appeal in Karnataka High Court.

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