Delhi Court grants interim protection from arrest to Shehla Rashid in sedition FIR [Read Order]

Aditi Singh September 10 2019
Shehla Rashid

An Additional Sessions Court in New Delhi has granted interim protection from arrest to Shehla Rashid. The protection has been granted in connection with an FIR registered against her by the Delhi Police for her August 17 tweets on the state of Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370.

The complaint to the Delhi Police Special Cell was made by an Advocate Alakh Alok Srivastava and subsequently, an FIR was registered under sections 124A/153A/153/504/505 Indian Penal Code.

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