THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The State Women’s Commission has served notice through advocate Cherunniyoor P. Sasidharan Nair on the managing editor, printer, publisher and editor of Mathrubhumi weekly alleging that women were depicted in a bad light in an advertisement of a novel titled ‘Manushyanu Oru Amukham’ published in the August 16 to 22 issue of the weekly. The notice sought an apology in the weekly for publishing the advertisement and forbade the publishing of the novel in the Onam special issue or subsequent issues of the weekly.