Malayalam actor Dileep was Gets Bail today. He requests for bail had been rejected four times earlier. The 48-year-old has been accused of ordering the abduction and molestation of a woman co-star in February.
Thousands of fans garlanded him as he left prison in the town of Aluva, barely 20 kilometers from Kochi.
Dileep was warned by the Kerala High Court today not to tamper with evidence. In addition to handing over his passport so that he cannot travel abroad, the court warned him not to make any remarks including through TV or newspaper interviews that could be perceived as threats or attempts to intimidate either the actress or witnesses.
— Dhanya Rajendran (@dhanyarajendran) October 3, 2017
In February, a popular actress who cannot be named for legal reasons was traveling in a car in Kochi when she was held captive for nearly two hours in the vehicle; four men allegedly molested her and took photos of the assault on their cellphones