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Thiruvananthapuram Court Issues Summons to Ravi Shankar Prasad in Defamation Case Filed by Tharoor


Thiruvananthapuram: The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) court in Thiruvananthapuram has issued summons to Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in a case filed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor alleging defamation.

The court has taken cognizance of the complaint and asked Prasad to appear before court on May 2.

Prasad, in a press conference in October 2018, had said Tharoor was an accused in a murder case. The statement was published through media and social media and it was against this that Tharoor filed the defamation case.

In his statement before the CJM in Thiruvananthapuram, Tharoor said a murder case had not ...


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