The Left government on Monday had decided to put the amendment on hold, after political outcry across the country, saying further action would be taken after detailed discussion at the Assembly
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that a detailed discussion will be held in the Assembly on the matter
The CPM general secretary's statement comes after a political storm broke out on Sunday over the controversial amendment to the Police Act
Kerala guv signs controversial ordinance to amend Police Act; will curb freedom of expression, claims Oppn
The law stipulates imprisonment for up to 5 years or a fine of up to Rs 10,000 or both to those who make content with intention to intimidate through social media
A Keralite man working in the Gulf has been booked for allegedly threatening to kill Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in a social media post, prompting his employer to sack him even as he tendered an apology
SR Sreejith one of many custodial deaths in Kerala as over 1,000 cops under scanner for criminal activities
SR Sreejith is not the only victim of police excess in Kerala as a response to an RTI query revealed that over 1,000 police officers in the state are being probed for various criminal activities including custodial torture.