#Police Act Amendment

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said a detailed discussion will be held in the state assembly. (Photo Credit: Twitter@Pinarayi Vijayan)

  • The amended Kerala Police Act received criticism from various quarters
  • "Further steps will be taken after hearing views from various quarters," CM Pinarayi Vijayan said
  • According to the Opposition, the amended Act is "against freedom of speech and the press"

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
The Kerala High Court will hear the case on Tuesday. (Picture Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Opposition has alleged the amendment would give more power to the police
  • These charges have been refuted by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan
  • CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said the amendment will be reconsidered