Police had to file the chargesheet within the 90-day deadline. Further, Justice P Ubaid instructed them to surrender their passports to the police and not to leave the state.
Earlier, the court had refused to grant them bail and noted that Kerala has developed a very unhealthy cultural practice that any religious festival or ceremony must be glamorised by fireworks and elephant parade.
In April this year, the fire started around 3 am at a ground next to the temple where 10,000 to 15,000 people were present for a festival. Over 100 people were killed and more than 1000 were injured.