Court extends Tarun Tejpal custody by ten days
January 4, 2014 - Goa
A Goa court on Saturday extended former Tehlka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal's judicial custody by ten days who is involved in alleged sexual assault case.
He was produced in the court for a bail hearing. Judicial Magistrate First Class, Panaji extended the judicial custody of Tejpal by another ten days. Tejpal, who was arrested on November 30, 2013, after a junior colleague accused him of sexual assault during a conference held at a Goa resort, has already spent over a month behind bars, both in police as well as judicial custody and presently lodged in Sada sub-jail in the port town of Vasco.