Stop harassing Setalvad, withdraw case: CPI-M

Posted on 13th Feb 2015 11:58 am by mohit kumar

New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist Thursday accused the Gujarat Police of harassing social activist Teesta Setalvad and demanded that the "concocted" case against her be withdrawn.

"The Gujarat Police have targeted Teesta Setalvad because of her relentless championing of the rights of the victims of the Gujarat pogroms of 2002," said a statement from the party.

A team of Gujarat Police and Mumbai police Thursday scouted the home of Setalvad im Mumbai after a Gujarat court declined her plea for anticipatory bail in a case relating to alleged embezzlement but the apex court restrained her arrest.

"While the Gujarat government is pursuing the harassment of Teesta Setalvad, it has been reinstating police officials who are facing serious criminal charges," said the party

"The CPI-M demands that the Gujarat government withdraw the concocted case against Teesta Setalvad and stop harassing her."

0 Like 0 Dislike
Previous news Next news
Other news

According to the guidelines of Odd-Even, shops are opening for 20 days, but the owners are coming to collect the rent instead of the customers.

8th story from New Delhi. (Bhanwar Jangid). Within two months of the lockdown, Delhi's heartbeats

Irani asks NCERT to Prepare Book on Martyrs

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Smriti irani Tuesday directed the N

Delhi: Tablighi Deposits Spit On Doctors And Staff At Quarantine Center, One Tried To kill

In South East Delhi, more than 160 quarantined depositions have come in the case of abusive behav

AAP protests 'VIP culture' with 100-km cycle rally

Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday ended a 100-km cycle rally to de

Public was already convinced of land scam in Haryana: BJP

New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The public was always convinced that there was a massive scam in lan

Sign up to write
Sign up now if you have flare of writing..
Login   |   Register
Follow Us
Indyaspeak @ Facebook Indyaspeak @ Twitter Indyaspeak @ Pinterest RSS

Play Free Quiz and Win Cash