Section 124A

  • Gandhi Vs Arundhati Roy: patriotic or seditious? 27-10-2010 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: There is little that Arundhati Roy has in common with Mahatma Gandhi. If Delhi police books the writer-activist for her remarks on Jammu and Kashmir, she will join a league of eminent people booked under the controversial law for acts of defiance against the state. During his sedition...
  • What constitutes a sedition case? 26-10-2010 04:38 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police are ready to book hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and writer-activist Arundhati Roy for sedition. Here are some facts on what constitutes sedition and its punishment under the Indian Penal Code. What is sedition? The section 124A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)...