Gorakhpur Riots: Allahabad HC orders Media gag on case against Yogi Adityanath

Bar & Bench November 28 2017

The Allahabad High Court has prohibited the media from reporting on a matter concerning the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath.

A Bench of Justices Krishna Murari and Akhilesh Chandra Sharma passed the order while hearing a petition filed by journalist, Pravez Parwaz and social activist Asad Hyat.

The case concerns a speech made by then Member of Parliament, Adityanath in 2007. It has been contended that Adityanath’s speech had contributed to the . . .

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