Kerala Court orders Malayala Manorama to pay ₹10 lakh compensation for defaming wife of CPI(M) leader

The defamation case was about an article alleging that Jayaran's wife had violated Covid-19 quarantine to go to a bank locker and that it was done in the wake of her son's alleged association with Swapna Suresh.
EP Jayarajan, Malayala Manorama news paper
EP Jayarajan, Malayala Manorama news paperEP Jayarajan (Facebook)

A court in Kerala recently ordered Malayala Manorama newspaper to pay compensation of ₹10 lakh to PK Indira, wife of CPI(M) leader EP Jayarajan, in a defamation case filed by her against the daily [PK Indira v. Jacob Mathew].

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