Munawar Faruqui

I wouldn’t wish this fate on anyone: Comedian Munawar Faruqui on prison time

Munawar was arrested on January 1 just before he was about to start his performance at a cafe in Indore.

published on : 5th April 2021

Row over Munawar Faruqui's comedy show: Two co-accused walk out of jail

The Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court had granted interim bail to Sadaqat Khan (23) and Nalin Yadav (25) the day before.

published on : 28th February 2021

Case against comedian Munawar Faruqui: Two more co-accused get interim bail

A single bench comprising Justice Rohit Arya gave the relief to Sadaqat Khan (23) and Nalim Yadav (25) based on parity after their plea referred to the Supreme Court order of February 5.

published on : 26th February 2021

Do you want to spread love or hate on internet?: Comedian Munawar Faruqui drops new video after month in jail

Munawar in his 10-minutes-long video shares a very important message -- a message for his fans, for those who 'hate him' and for those who are 'privileged' not to know who he is.

published on : 14th February 2021

Munawar Faruqui case: Two co-accused released from jail

As per the High Court's order, the district court on Saturday ordered the release of Vyas and Anthony on a bail of Rs 50,000 and a surety of the same amount.

published on : 13th February 2021

Munawar Faruqui case: Madhya Pradesh HC grants interim bail to two co-accused

Faruqui, who was arrested on January 1 and was in jail since January 2, was set free on bail last week.

published on : 12th February 2021

Munawar Faruqui case: Judicial custody of four other accused extended

The prosecution officer informed that Munawar Faruqui moved an application before the CJM court on Wednesday seeking exemption from personal appearance.

published on : 11th February 2021

Court refuses bail to co-accused in Munawar Faruqui case

Of six persons arrested in the case, only Munawar Faruqui and another accused -- who was found to be a minor -- are out on bail.

published on : 10th February 2021

'Brightened many faces by making them laugh': Munawar Faruqui thanks supporters, shares smiling photo

Faruqui, who was released from jail after 35 days on interim bail a case of allegedly hurting religious sentiments, has said he has full faith in the judiciary and hopes to get justice.

published on : 9th February 2021

Have full faith in judiciary: Comedian Munawar Faruqui after release from Indore jail

Faruqui was released from the Indore Central Jail late Saturday night after prison authorities checked Friday's bail order of the Supreme Court on its website, a jail official earlier said.

published on : 7th February 2021

CJM's phone call leads to comedian Munawar Faruqui's release after SC order

In the call on Saturday night, Indore's Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) asked the Central Prison authorities here in Madhya Pradesh to check the SC's website for the bail order.

published on : 7th February 2021

Comedian Munawar Faruqui released from MP jail

Despite being granted intermit bail by the Supreme Court, the 30-year-old stand-up comedian was still kept behind bars due to a "lack of clarity" on a UP court's production warrant.

published on : 7th February 2021

Despite bail, comedian Munawar Faruqui yet to be released from jail

The 30-year-old stand-up comedian could have to spend a couple of days more in the Indore Jail, as the authorities are yet to get official intimation from the Chief Judicial Magistrate

published on : 6th February 2021

Munawar Faruqui arrested under pressure from BJP MLA's son, claims comedian's kin

Faruqui hadn't even performed at the show, where he is alleged to have made the offensive remarks about Hindu deities, says the comedian's father-in-law.

published on : 5th February 2021

Arrested for 'insulting Hindu gods', comedian Munawar Faruqui given interim bail by Supreme Court

Faruqui and four others were arrested on January 1 following a complaint by a BJP MLA's son that alleged objectionable remarks about Hindu deities and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.

published on : 5th February 2021
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