By Abraham Thomas
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2021 12:15 AM IST
Kappan is currently lodged at Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura jail following his arrest by the state police on October 5 last year while on his way to cover the gang-rape and death of a Dalit girl in Hathras.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 11:04 PM IST
Speaking to the media, Kappan's wife, Reaiheanath alleged that her husband was tortured by the Uttar Pradesh police and asked him to name any CPI(M) leaders in order to escape from his ordeal. Mother of three minors, Reaiheanath is running from pillar to post seeking justice for Kappan.
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Agra
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2020 12:48 PM IST
The transfer of the case took place in the light of the apex court judgement that no court except that of the sessions’ judge was authorised to hear a case of this nature.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 02:52 PM IST
The Kerala-based journalist was using an identity card of a newspaper that was closed in 2018, the Yogi government has said.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kaleem Ullah Fasihi | Wayanad
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2020 06:42 PM IST
The UP police had arrested Kappan along with three others, claiming that they had links with Popular Front of India and its affiliate in Mathura.