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The DC Books exhibition at Paramekkavu Agrashala invited devotees’ ire after keeping the controversial novel ‘Meesha’ written by S Harish.
She stated that she had been 'compelled' to take action against Zafar because of the harassment incidents, adding that Zafar had also harassed several other female artists aside from her.
Authoring the judgement himself, CJI Dipak Misra said imagination of a writer must enjoy the freedom and it cannot be ordered to be fashioned in a particular manner.
Meesha is the biggest whack yet on the face of the generally banality-ridden Malayalam writing in the past few decades.
The plea filed by Delhi resident N Radhakrishnan had sought to omit excerpts from the Malayalam novel written by S Hareesh.
Hindu right wingers were up in arms against the novel alleging that it had contents that were apparently insulting religious traditions.
He told Express that when he spoke against CPM, gangs engaged by the party had tried to kill him several times.
Samakalika Malayalam ready to publish Hareesh's 'Meesha' after writer withdraws novel citing right wing threats
Withdrawing the novel, Hareesh on Saturday said he was not interested in wasting away his life 'tackling cases and dealing with threats'.
Hareesh has said that there was a cyber attack against him and his family and said he was not able to withstand the pressure.
Ali Zafar refused to comment on the ongoing legal battle with singer Meesha Shafi, who accused him of sexual harassment in April on social media.
According to Geo News, the suit has been filed under the Defamation Ordinance 2002 and Zafar said Shafi damaged his reputation through false allegations.
It is for the first time a Pakistani celebrity has leveled allegations of sexual harassment against a colleague and it has come after 'Me Too' hashtag movement.