New Delhi: Popular Front Chairman KM Shareef in his latest statements said that the growing number of unconditional acquittals of under-trails who languished years in jails charged the draconian law UAPA is proof enough that the law is absolutely against the interest of justice and human rights. He demanded the immediate repeal of the Law.
Chennai: As part of the campaign by the People’s Movement against UAPA, a get together of social activists, human rights activists, advocates and journalists was held at Chennai on February 8, 2014.
The People’s Movement against UAPA was formed in January at a meeting held at the national capital. The movement will educate the people on the evils of this draconian act and will also meet various leaders of the political parties. A number of programs have been planned as part of the campaign that will continue till next month.