Journalist Siddique Kappan's wife requests CM's help to save his life
Malappuram: Journalist Siddique Kappan’s wife Raihana came up with a request to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan that he should intervene to save Siddique’s life. Siddique has been infected with Covid. He has been imprisoned in Uttar Pradesh.
Raihana said that Siddique has not been allowed even to use toilet and was not given food for 4 days. He has been chained to the cot. She requested the chief minister to intervene in his matter immediately as his condition worsens due to lack of treatment.
Meanwhile, 11 UDF MPs submitted a letter to the supreme court requesting to shift Siddique to AIIMS and to consider his petition immediately.
Siddique Kappan was imprisoned while he was reporting the Hathras incident. UAPA was charged against him alleging links with Popular Front.