Accordingly court granted the bail application pending appeal upon
satisfaction that the applicants were 1 st time offenders and the
offence convicted did not involve persona violence. That their appeal
was not frivolous and had a possibility of success. That since court
was still hearing election petitions; there would be substantial delay
in hearing the appeal. That the applicants ha d also complied with all
bail conditions in the lower court. Court was also satisfied that the
applicants had fixed places of abode.