Siddique Kappan

Siddique Kappan case: Scribe's lawyer to knock Allahabad HC door now

Journalist Siddique Kappan and his associates Atigque-Ur-Rahman, Masood Ahemad and Alam were arrested on October 5, 2020 when they were proceeding towards Hathras village.

published on : 17th December 2021

Siddique Kappan's incarceration: His wife and children feel helpless, yet keep their hopes alive

The Delhi-based journalist yet to get a copy of the chargesheet.

published on : 16th November 2021

Jailed journalist Siddique Kappan's wife meets Kerala CM and Opposition leader, seeks justice

Speaking to reporters, Raihanath Kappan said they are yet to get the charge sheet filed by the UP police without which the family wouldn't be able to apply for bail

published on : 8th October 2021

Journalist unions protest one year of Siddique Kappan in jail, demand release

Members of the Kerala Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ), PCI and the Delhi Union of Journalists (DUJ) joined the protest.

published on : 6th October 2021

Kerala scribes shocked over inclusion of Siddique Kappan's news stories in UP STF's charge sheet

According to news reports, the 5,000 page charge sheet, filed by the UP Special Task Force (STF), lists the news items and articles by Kappan.

published on : 1st October 2021

Court junks STF's plea to interrogate Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan again

Kappan is presently lodged in judicial custody in a terror case, involving instigating unrest and funding it after the death of a Hathras woman, set ablaze after her rape and brutalisation.

published on : 18th August 2021

Mother of jailed scribe Siddique Kappan dead

Kappan was arrested on October 5, 2020 while he was on his way to Hathras, home to the 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after being allegedly gang-raped by four upper-caste men on September 14.

published on : 18th June 2021

Siddique Kappan discharged of breach of peace charge

The court in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, on Wednesday has dropped three bailable charges, including apprehension of breach of peace, against journalist Siddique Kappan and three others.

published on : 17th June 2021

Jailed Kerala scribe Siddique Kappan's lawyer sends legal notice to Uttar Pradesh cops

Kappan's wife Reihanath said that her husband was discharged from AIIMS at midnight on May 6 without informing Kappan's relatives or their lawyer.

published on : 10th May 2021