by- Kavita Srivastava
The court today was attended by a large number of friends from Pune and the rest of the country. From distinguished senior counsel Indira Jaising to law college students, the group included several representatives from
At about 3.30 pm, 7 of our arrested friends were brought in. Surendra Gadling and VaraVara Rao are presently in Aheri police station in Gadchiroli
The otherwise lazy corridor filled up with greetings, smiles
Sudha Bharadwaj Shoma Sen, Rona Wilson, Mahesh Raut, Arun Fereira, Vernon
Special public prosecutor Ujjwala Pawar wanted a future date for the arguments on the applications. The next date kept for the hearing is the 15th of February.
All the 7 friends in Jail have lost weight but were cheerful and smiling.
The hearing was a real morale booster as so many of their friends were present. Of course one of the concerns of the 5 of those arrested in June was that the SC had reserved the
The health of the activists was of real concern to all. While.it was happy to see them bright and Cheerful, but many of us were in tears at the unfairness of these arrests and the ordeal that they are being subjected to.