[Gautam Navlakha plea] Prisoners in sedition, UAPA cases not entitled to telephonic facility in jail: Maharashtra to Bombay High Court

Such prisoners are, however, permitted to meet their family and relatives and exchange letters, public prosecutor Sangeeta Shinde told the Court.
Gautam Navlakha and Bombay High Court
Gautam Navlakha and Bombay High Court

Undertrials or convicts who are in prison for offences like sedition, terrorism under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) or for heinous crimes cannot avail telephonic facilities in the jail, the Maharashtra prison authority told the Bombay High Court on Wednesday.

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