Ryan’s regional head sent to judicial custody
group’s regional head Francis Thomas, arrested in connection with the murder of Pradhyumn Thakur, was produced in a Sohna court on Saturday after the end of the three-day extended police remand. The court refused to entertain the bail application of Francis, filed by his wife, and sent him to judicial custody for two days. The court, however, granted bail to 10 out of 11people who were arrested by police on charges of rioting, vandalism and setting on fire a liquor vend near Ryan International School, Bhondsi, during a protest last Sunday in the wake of Pradhyumn’s murder. Francis, along with Jayesh Thomas, the HR head of Ryan International School, Bhondsi, and bus conductor Ashok Kumar, the prime accused in the case, will now be produced on Monday in a special court in Gurgaon.