The South Asian Times

18 September 2018 11:52 AM

Police end quizzing cartoonist Aseem Trivedi

Mumbai, Sep 10 Barely a day after a cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his questioning and presented him in a Mumbai court Monday. He was sent to judicial custody till Sep 24, an activist said.


Trivedi, 25, an anti-corruption campaigner, is accused of uploading "ugly and obscene" matter on his web portal and for putting up objectionable banners insulting the constitution during Anna Hazare's anti-corruption agitation here last December.

He was arrested Saturday and sent to seven days police custody a day later.

--Indo-Asian News Service

 

Update: 10 Sep, 2012

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