HYDERABAD: A division bench of the A.P. High Court on Friday granted time to the authorities to respond to the contentions in the writ petition filed, seeking registering of cases against the police for resorting to firing, subsequent to the bomb blasts in Mecca Masjid, Hyderabad recently . The writ petition was filed by Latif Khan who complained that the police resorted to indiscriminate firing, killing innocent persons. Bojja Tarakam, senior advocate appearing for the petitioner brought to the notice of the court that the police violated the law. The bench felt that the response of the respondents was necessary and adjourned the matter.