Outrage after arrest of 2 women for Facebook post on Mumbai shutdown – Hindustan Times
Supporters follow the funeral cortege of Shiv Sena party leader Bal Thackeray in Mumbai. HT/Vijayanand Gupta
Press Council of India chief Markandey Katju on Monday demanded “immediate” action against police personnel for arresting a woman in Mumbai protesting the shutdown in the city on Bal Thackeray’s demise on social networking site Facebook. In an e-mail to the Maharashtra chief
minister Prithviraj Chavan, he warned of “legal consequences” if the CM failed to act.
“I will deem it that you as CM are unable to run the state in a democratic manner as envisaged by the Constitution to…
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