The filmmaker was interrogated by the Kavaratti police on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday in reference to the case registered on the premise of a criticism filed by a BJP chief within the Islands.
Filmmaker Aisha Sultana, dealing with allegations of sedition in Lakshadweep, was let off by the Lakshadweep police on Thursday after interrogation.
Ms. Sultana was interrogated by the Kavaratti police on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday in reference to the case registered on the premise of a criticism filed by a BJP chief within the Islands.
Emerging from the police station, Kavaratti, after almost a three-hour lengthy interrogation, Sultana stated: “Everything is over. I am told that I can go back to Kochi. I will reach Kochi tomorrow or a day after.”
The allegation is that the filmmaker, whereas taking part in a debate telecast by a Malayalam news channel on June 7, had stated the Centre used organic weapons in opposition to the folks of Lakshadweep.
Ahead of showing for Thursday’s probe, Ms. Sultana stated throughout the almost eight-hour-long questioning on Wednesday that the police had requested whether or not she had any contacts overseas.
“They checked my WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook accounts. They were searching whether I have any links with foreign countries,” she stated in a video circulated to the media.
Earlier on Sunday, she was questioned for 3 hours. She appeared earlier than the police after the Kerala High Court granted her interim anticipatory bail for per week, whereas reserving orders on her advance bail plea.
It had directed her to adjust to the discover issued by the Kavaratti police to seem earlier than them for interrogation on June 20 in reference to the sedition case.