Kannur: A case was registered against Republic channel editor Arnab Goswami for insulting Kerala in connection with the floods. Kannur Judicial First Class Magistrate instructed Arnab to appear before the court on June 20.
The central government had prevented Kerala from accepting the financial assistance offered by UAE during flood. When Keralites criticized this act, Arnab said in the channel that ‘he hasn’t seen such shameless people before’. People’s Law Foundation president P Sasi had approached the court mentioning that the statement insulted all Keralites. Adv V Jayakrishnan appeared for the foundation.