Police end quizzing cartoonist Aseem Trivedi

September 10th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS  

Anna Hazare Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day after a cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his questioning and presented him in a Mumbai court Monday. He was sent to judicial custody till Sep 24, an activist said.

Trivedi, 25, an anti-corruption campaigner, is accused of uploading “ugly and obscene” matter on his web portal and for putting up objectionable banners insulting the constitution during Anna Hazare’s anti-corruption agitation here last December.

He was arrested Saturday and sent to seven days police custody a day later.

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