Arrest warrant against Shashi Tharoor for offending Nair women
Thiruvananthapuram: Thiruvananthapuram Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Court here has issued an arrest warrant against MP Shashi Tharoor on the basis of a complaint that he offended women who belonged to Nair community in his book ‘The Great Indian Novel’.
Earlier, the court had issued summons to Shashi Tharoor to appear before the court. But he did not appear when the case was considered for hearing. The plea was filed during the time of previous parliament election.
The complainant was identified as Sandhya, member of NSS Karayogam in Perunthanni. According to the complaint, the remark in the book offends women and disgraces Nair women.