Virasam leader, Varavara Rao has been arrested by Pune Police and will be produced before a judge, for a transit warrant. He was arrested in connection with an alleged plot to kill, Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi. Varavara Rao was earlier arrested and whisked away to Pune. However, he was brought back and placed under house arrest, on orders of Supreme Court (SC). He was on house arrest for several weeks. High Court (HC) has dismissed his petitions to withdraw the cases against him.