Lakshadweep’s filmmaker, Aisha Sultana received interim bail from Kerala High Court in case of arrest for a week. She had approached the HC following fear of arrest after she was summoned for questioning following a sedition case registered against her.
On June 9th, Lakshadweep’s BJP Chief Abdul Khader Haji filed a sedition case against her in the Kavaratti police station following her remark accusing Centre of using ‘bio-weapon’ against the islanders.
Her remark faced blacklash from BJP unit in Lakshadweep and Kerala. However, various BJP leaders had also resigned from the party unit in support of her.
Inputs- Indian Express