Maligning India's honour not terrorist act under UAPA; criticising government cannot be penalised: J&K High Court

The Court said that if the police argument that "damaging" India’s honour and dignity would amount to a terrorist is accepted, it would literally amount to penalising any criticism of the government.
UAPA and J&K High Court
UAPA and J&K High Court

The Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court recently rejected the J&K Police’s argument that "damaging" India’s honour and dignity would amount to a terrorist act under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). [Peerzada Shah Fahad v. UT of J&K and Anr]

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