Arrests in the NewsClick case: A package

Here are the updates on the arrested NewsClick founder and editor-in-chief Prabir Purkayastha and HR Amit Chakravarty in connection with its investigation into a case filed under the UAPA act 

October 05, 2023 12:38 pm | Updated October 20, 2023 10:18 pm IST

The Delhi Police’s Special Cell on October 3, 2023, arrested NewsClick founder and editor-in-chief Prabir Purkayastha and the news portal’s human resources head Amit Chakravarty in connection with its investigation into a case filed under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (UAPA).

Earlier in the day, multiple raids were carried out at the residences of various journalists and people associated with the news outlet.

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