Kathiroor Manoj murder case: P Jayarajan's plea to quash UAPA charges not considered
Kochi: The division bench of Kerala High Court on Monday did not entertain a petition seeking the quashing of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) slapped on the accused in the Kathiroor Manoj murder case.
The petition was filed by CPM Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan and other accused in 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.