Possessing book about Bhagat Singh not barred by law: Karnataka court while acquitting UAPA, sedition accused

The two accused were alleged to have Naxalite links and were charged with sedition and UAPA offenses.
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Possessing a book about revolutionary Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh is not barred under law and the mere possession of instigating newspaper cuttings is also not an offence, observed a Karnataka court recently while acquitting two men accused of having Naxalite links (State of Karnataka v. Vittala Malekudiya and Another)

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