Man allegedly hits wife with electricity circuit breaker, granted bail

A 66-YEAR-OLD man charged with act with intent to cause grievous harm has been granted bail by the High Court in Suva.

It is alleged that the man hit his 57-year-old wife with an electricity circuit breaker on October 15, 2018, in Samabula.

Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe granted the man bail in the sum of $1000 with two sureties.

He has ordered that the man report to the Nabua Police Station every Saturday and has also issued a domestic violence restraining order against the accused for the protection of his wife.

The case has been adjourned to November 22, for mention.