Delhi court denies bail to Amar Singh in cash for votes scam

Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh has been denied bail, but will not go back to Tihar Jail. A court in Delhi today said Singh should return to Delhi's AIIMS hospital, where was admitted earlier this month.

Special judge Sangita Dhingra Sehgal, going  by the  medical reports rejected, both the bail applications of the former Samajwadi Party leader who is undergoing treatment for his kidney ailments at the AIIMS.

"The medical reports of the accused were sought from the director of the AIIMS from time to time. As per the report dated September 26, the accused is stable but requires monitoring. I leave it to the good judgement of the specialists and super specialists at the AIIMS to decide the period for which the accused is to be kept under observation.''

"The interim bail comes to an end today. The regular bail has been declined, vide separate detailed order," the court said.

"Let the bail bond submitted at the time of grant of interim bail be canceled and documents be returned to the accused (Singh)," it said.

According to the court it was upto doctors at AIIMs to how long would stay there.