Mahipal, who has already been granted conditional permission from the ACJM (SC/ST cases) court from February 13 to 17, on Monday moved the application seeking an interim bail for a month to attend the last rites of his father.

Magistrate Sanjay Kumar rejected his interim bail plea but granted him permission from February 17 to March 2 to attend his father's last rites amid police security, said the CBI senior special counsel Ashok Joshi.

88-year-old Rajasthan Assembly Speaker Parasram Maderna died here at a hospital on Sunday following respiratory problem.

Former Congress minister in Rajasthan Mahipal Maderna, who is in jail in connection with Bhanwari Devi's murder case, was granted interim bail by a court on February 12 to attend to his ailing father at SMS Hospital from 13 to 17 February.

(Agencies)

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