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Surat gas leak: Bombay High Court grants transit pre-arrest bail to pharma company MD till Feb 1

Indian Express | 25/01/2022 04:55 PM | Click to read full article

The Bombay High Court last week granted ad-interim transit anticipatory bail till February 1 to Sameer Hiremath, managing director of Navi Mumbai-based pharma company Hikal Ltd.

He was allegedly involved in discharging hazardous waste into the natural creek at the Sachin GIDC area in Surat, Gujarat, which led to the death of at least six people earlier this month.