Wednesday, 29 June, 2022
TopicSiddique Kappan

Topic: Siddique Kappan

WhatsApp chats & 36 ‘communal’ articles is what UP Police has against jailed journalist Kappan

Charge sheet against Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan and seven others was filed by UP Police in a Mathura court on 3 April. Court has taken cognisance, charges yet to be framed.

‘Sick, in severe pain’ — contempt plea in SC alleges medical aid denied to Siddique Kappan

The plea demands contempt action against Senior Superintendent of Mathura jail, two special secretaries of UP Department of Home Affairs, chief secretary of UP government and UP DGP.

Journalist Siddique Kappan has been in jail for a year in a case built on exaggerated claims

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Siddique Kappan was in touch with top SIMI leaders, Mathura court says while denying bail

In a four-page order, court discusses the merits of the case in one page, says Kappan was in possession of literature related to banned SIMI.

Admit journalist Kappan to govt hospital in Delhi, SC tells UP after seeing his medical reports

SC says Siddique Kappan, who tested positive for Covid last week, can be moved back to Mathura jail after he recovers.

SC asks for jailed journalist Siddique Kappan’s medical records, to hear wife’s plea tomorrow

Siddique Kappan's wife had written to CJI N.V. Ramana alleging that the journalist was 'chained like an animal to a cot' at hospital and that he should be moved back to jail.

Kappan chained in Mathura hospital, move him back to jail, journalist’s wife writes to new CJI

Kappan was admitted to the K.M. Medical College in Mathura Wednesday morning after he tested positive for Covid-19.

Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan tests positive for Covid, admitted to hospital

Kappan's lawyer says besides the journalist, 50 other inmates from Mathura jail have tested positive for Covid-19.

Riots planned in Hathras after CAA plan failed: UP Police charge sheet against Kappan, 7 others

The charge sheet, filed by the UP Police's Special Task Force, says Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan and other accused were receiving funding from foreign sources, including Muscat.

SC gives Siddique Kappan interim bail to meet ailing mother in Kerala, bars media interaction

Granting 5-day bail, SC said Kappan can't give interviews to any media or use social media. He will be escorted by UP Police to and from his mother's house.

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