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Political Vendetta Sole Explanation for Varavara Rao’s Incarceration

The renowned Telugu poet and political activist Varavara Rao has been in police custody since 18 November 2018. The charges against him are waging war against the state, conspiring to overthrow the government and plotting the assassination of Prime Minister…

State trying to kill Varavara Rao in jail, he needs immediate hospitalisation, says arrested revolutionary’s kin

HYDERABAD: Arrested revolutionary poet Varavara Rao’s health is fast deteriorating and the State is trying to kill him, alleged his family on Sunday, further demanding urgent intervention from the authorities. Their immediate case of concern is to get him better…

Romila Thapar, Others Urge Uddhav Thackeray to Move Arrested Rights Activists Out of Jails

Five renowned public intellectuals – Romila Thapar, Prabhat Patnaik, Devaki Jain, Maja Daruwala and Satish Deshpande – have written to the chief minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray, asking that the 11 rights activists who have been arrested in the Elgar…

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