New Delhi, Jan. 11 -- The Supreme Court has reserved its orders on the Maharashtra government's plea challenging the Bombay High Court order that refused to give more time to police to complete its probe against five accused arrested for alleged Maoist links in June in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

The HC had on October 24 overturned a Pune trial court order giving 90 more days to police to finalise its probe against Surendra Gadling and Sudhir Dhawale, Rona Wilson, Shoma Sen and Mahesh Raut.

The trial court order relied upon the provisions under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) that says 90 days more could be granted to the investigators if they were unable to complete the probe in the initial 90 days.

SC was...