Prophet remark controversy: Supreme Court grants Nupur Sharma interim protection from arrest – India Times Hindi News

The Supreme Court has now granted interim protection from arrest till August 10 to suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma in connection with FIRs lodged against her in several states over her remarks on the Prophet.

Observing that Sharma is never required to approach every court for relief, the bench issued notice to the Center and several other states including Delhi, West Bengal and Maharashtra on his plea and sought their response by August 10.

The bench fixed the matter for hearing on August 10.