NewsClick case: Why was Prabir Purkayastha hastily remanded without informing his lawyer? Supreme Court

The Court raised questions on how the remand hearing was conducted without informing Purkayastha's lawyer in advance and, in effect, without an audience.
NewsClick, Prabir Purkayastha and Supreme Court
NewsClick, Prabir Purkayastha and Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its judgment on the plea by Prabir Purkayastha, the editor-in-chief of online news portal NewsClick, who has challenged his arrest and remand by the Delhi Police in connection with a case under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) [Prabir Purkayastha v. State of NCT of Delhi].

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