Plant 200 saplings, says HC, as bail condition to abetment case accused

Orissa high court has granted bail to an accused in a Pocso suicide-abetment case on the condition that he plants 200 trees, reports Lalmohan Patnaik. Allowing the relief on Monday, Justice SK Panigrahi asked the accused to plant trees like mango and tamarind in his village in Kalahandi. “(He) shall start planting as soon as the (rains) approach and maintain those plants. The district nursery shall supply the plants,” Justice Panigrahi said.