Arrested for sharing viral meme of Mamata Banerjee, BJP worker moves Supreme Court

Shruti Mahajan May 13 2019
Mamata Banerjee

BJP worker Priyanka Sharma has moved the Supreme Court against her arrest for sharing a morphed image of Mamata Banerjee on social media.

Sharma was arrested on Saturday and was subsequently sent to 14 days of judicial custody for sharing a morphed image of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on social media. This move by the State's Police has been widely criticised as an attack of the freedom of expression.

Senior Counsel Neeraj Kishan Kaul, representing Sharma, mentioned this . . .

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