[BREAKING] Tripura Violence: Supreme Court grants protection from arrest to journalist, others booked under UAPA

[BREAKING] Tripura Violence: Supreme Court grants protection from arrest to journalist, others booked under UAPA

The Court also issued notice to State of Tripura and the Central government on the petition which besides seeking quashing of the case against the petitioners, also challenged the vires of Section 2(1)(o) of UAPA.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted protection from arrest to two advocates and one journalist who have been booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (UAPA) in connection with their social media posts and work related to the recent communal violence in Tripura [Mukesh v. State of Tripura].

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