Trivandrum: Six persons were arrested in Trivandrum today by Museum Police for showing disrespect to the National Anthem during International Film Festival of Kerala in Tagore Theatre.
The Police has taken the action on a complaint raised by Advocate R.S Rajeev, Yuva Morcha state general secretary. This is in accordance with the recent Supreme Court Judgement. The complaint was given to DGP Loknath Behra.
The complaint was given by Advocate R.S Rajeev on the basis of a photo and news report published in Malayalam National Daily MANGALAM. DGP Sri.Loknath Behra asked explanation from Kerala Film Academy Chairman Sri. KAMAL (Film Director). The Police action was initiated after getting the explanation from Academy Chairman These six Persons were arrested today when they came to NISHAGANDHI open Theatre for watching movie CLASH. The incident occurred during the inaugural show of IFFK.