Sus­pects granted bail


TWO men have ap­peared in the Le­na­sia Mag­is­trate’s Court on charges of mur­der af­ter the shoot­ing of lo­cal busi­ness­man Av­inash Man­janu dur­ing a birth­day party at a coun­cil­lor’s home ear­lier this month.

Ge­sen Peru­mal, 41, and Di­nesh Mood­ley, 32, were re­leased on R3 000 bail each last Tues­day.

Man­janu, 31, was shot five times out­side DA coun­cil­lor Vi­nay Choonie’s home. He died at the scene.

It is al­leged Man­janu was try­ing to resolve a dis­pute be­tween his brother, Bashan, and one of the sus­pects.

His fam­ily de­clined to com­ment on the ar­rests.

The ac­cused will ap­pear in court again later this month.

Av­inash Man­janu

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