Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], November 10 (ANI): The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday adjourned the hearing in the bail plea of Pinto family till November 17, in connection with Pradyuman murder case.
"The Punjab and Haryana High Court has advanced the final hearing in Pinto family's interim bail plea till November 17, changing the earlier date of December 5, following the Supreme Court's order," Sushil Tekriwal, advocate of Pradyuman's family, told the media.
The Supreme Court had ordered the matter to be decided within 10 days.
"All procedures will be completed before the due date, and the matter will be completely disposed off on November 17," Tekriwal added.
Pradyuman's body was found with his throat slit inside the toilet of the school on September 8.
In other developments in the investigation, the CBI on Wednesday arrested a senior student of the school in connection with the murder and gave a clean chit to the bus conductor, who was earlier arrested by the Gurugram Police on charges of murder and sexual assault.
"The CBI has stated that Ashok did not commit the murder and they are giving him a clean chit. The hearing on bail application will be done on November 16," Mohit Varma, Ashok's lawyer, told the reporters today. (ANI)