HC grants bail to rape accused former DME Dr SL Adele

HC grants bail to rape accused former DME Dr SL Adele

Raipur: Chhattisgarh High Court has granted bail to former Medical Education Chhattisgarh’s Director Dr SL Adele who was facing charges of sexual misconduct for allegedly raping a woman on pretext of providing her a job. 


A woman hailing from Kanker lodged an FIR against him in the Mahila police station for allegedly raping her on pretext of providing her job. After the FIR he wasn't found in his residence nor his phone was reaacheable, said police sources. Besides, the state government also issued an order to terminate his contractual appointment as Director of Medical Education. 


Following this, Adele moved the subordinate court seeking grant of bail which was rejected by the Court. He then, moved the High Court, where he was granted bail on Wednesday.