Mamata Banerjee: SC censures Kolkata Police, WB Govt for not releasing Priyanka Sharma immediately [Read Application]

Shruti Mahajan May 15 2019
Priyanka Sharma

The Supreme Court today rebuked the State of West Bengal and the Kolkata Police for delaying the release of detained BJP worker Priyanka Sharma, who was arrested over the Mamata Banerjee meme row.

Yesterday, the Court had directed the state to release Sharma immediately. Today, Senior Counsel Neeraj Kishan Kaul, representing Sharma, told the Court that as of this morning, Sharma had not been released for want of certified copies of the order.

Counsel appearing for the State of West Bengal . . .

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