Katju condemns arrest of cartoonist Trivedi

Katju condemns arrest of cartoonist Trivedi

New Delhi : India | Sep 09, 2012 at 2:24 PM PDT
Source: The Hindu
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September 10, 2012 A wrongful arrest is a serious crime and those who arrested him should be held The media joined hands to condemn the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi on Sunday, with the Press Council of India chairperson Markandey Katju calling for the Mumbai Police officials who carried out the... FULL ARTICLE AT The Hindu
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