This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please log in. New users may register below.Existing Users Log InUsername or EmailPassword Remember Me Forgot password? Click here to resetNew User? Click here to register Post navigation Offence of corruption – Accused as M.L.A. and former minister facing prosecution under Section 13(2) of Prevention of Corruption Act – Apprehension by C.B.I. that he would influence witnesses – Apprehension reasonable considering high position of accused – Not entitled for pre-arrest bail. Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (CrPC)-Section 439-Constitution of India, 1950-Article 21-Delay in completion of trial – Effect of – Delay in completion of trial, if found to be attributable to accused and not prosecution – Cannot be a ground to release accused on bail.