New Delhi: The Supreme Court has granted jailed Sahara chief Subrata Roy four weeks' parole on Friday. He had moved the SC, seeking a three-week parole to conduct the last rites of his mother, Chabbi Roy, who passed away last Thursday.
Roy has been in Tihar jail since March 4, 2014 on the orders of the apex court in relation with a long running dispute with market regulator SEBI.
Roy�s mother Chhabi Roy, 95, passed away in Lucknow on Friday after a prolonged illness.
Subrata Roy will be accompanied by plain clothed police men while he is out on parole.