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Supreme Court Relief For Journalist, Lawyers Charged By Tripura Police

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Supreme Court Relief For Journalist, Lawyers Charged By Tripura Police

Journalist Shyam Meera Singh and two others had approached the Supreme Court. (File)

New Delhi:

No coercive action must be taken against journalist Shyam Meera Singh and two lawyers who had sought a Tripura Police case against them under the controversial anti-terror law UAPA for social media posts during violence in the state last month be cancelled, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.

The Supreme Court issued notice to the Tripura government on the petition challenging the First Information Report or FIR registered under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

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