Polls Ahead, Kerala BJP Candidate Gets 14-Day Jail Over Sabarimala Row
Friday, March 29, 2019, 7:39 AM
Days ahead of the LS-elections, a Kerala court sent a BJP candidate to judicial custody in connection with clashes that broke out at the Sabarimala hill shrine late last-year. The Pathanamthitta first class judicial magistrate's court has ordered the judicial remand of Prakash Babu, the BJP candidate from Kozhikode constituency, for a period of 14 days. The BJP, however, seemed undaunted by the directive.