Crushing Dissent During India’s Lockdown
Towards Freedom / by Rishabh Jain
“The very thought of him having to plead to jail authorities regarding a basic service like clean water to wash his swelled eye still gives me anxiety attacks,” says Jenny Rowena, wife of Hany Babu.
Babu, a 55-year-old Delhi University professor, is among many political prisoners who have been detained after having been charged under a draconian Indian law, the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA).
Also read/watch: Repeal UAPA – Persecution by Prosecution. Three Day consultation by PUCL in January 2021