Kathiroor Manoj murder case: P Jayarajan files appeal in HC
Kochi: CPM Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan on Monday filed an appeal in the High Court seeking to quash the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) slapped on him by the CBI in the Kathiroor Manoj murder case.
A single bench of the Kerala High Court had earlier rejected the appeal filed by the accused in the case including P Jayarajan.
It the petition, Jayarajan and other accused had cited that the UAPA was slapped without the state government’s approval.
Jayarajan approached the division bench in this scenario. The appeal will be considered by the division bench comprising the Chief Justice.