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Kishorechandra Wangkhem

Kishorechandra Wangkhem’s Wife Asks Govt To Release Him And Revoke Charges Slapped On Him

Jul 21, 2021 Dipankar Roy

Elangbam Ranjita wrote to the state government on Tuesday, a day after the Supreme Court set free political activist Erendro Leichombam held on the same charges.

Life In An Indian Prison: The Curse Of An Ethnic Minority And A Panic-Stricken Society

Apr 26, 2019 Kishorechandra Wangkhem

Manipuri journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem was sentenced to a year's detention under the National Security Act for allegedly targeting the ruling BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a social media video post. In this second and concluding portion of his diary, Wangkhem narrates the pain of belonging to an ethnic minority and how the society turned its back on him and his family.


Life In An Indian Prison: When Darkness Falls, Tears Are Not Enough

The heart-wrenching story of Manipuri journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem, who stood up for his rights, and won! He talks about life in prison and his family's fight for justice after being hounded by the state government of Manipur

Govt Shouldn’t Try To Suppress Democratic Rights: Manipur Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem

Apr 10, 2019 Abdul Gani

Kishorechandra Wangkhem was in Sajiwa Central Jail in Imphal East since November 27 last year for criticising Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh and the BJP on social media and was released on Wednesday


Manipur Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem Released From Jail After 134 Days

Kishorechandra Wangkhem was in Sajiwa Central Jail in Imphal East since November 27 last year for criticising Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh and the BJP on social media.

09 April, 2019

Manipur Govt Should Pay Rs 1 Crore In Reparation To Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem

Pradip Phanjoubam

A young mid-career professional, outspoken though irreverent, has been made to pay far more than his due by this atrocious miscarriage of justice, writes Pradip Phanjoubam.


08 April, 2019

Jailed Under NSA For Criticising BJP Govt, Manipur journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem To Be Released

Abdul Gani

Kishorechandra, 39, has been in the Sajiwa Central Jail in Imphal East since November 27 last year for criticising Chief Minister N. Biren Singh and the BJP on social media.


08 April, 2019

Ashamed: We Failed To Shame Those Who Jailed Manipur Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem

Ruben Banerjee

Kishorechandra Wangkhem, 39, has been in the Sajiwa Central Jail in Imphal East since November 27 last year for criticising chief minister N. Biren Singh on social media.


21 March, 2019

Jailed Manipur Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem Seriously Ill

Abdul Gani

Kishore has been put in the Sajiwa Central Jail in Imphal East since November 27 last year.


07 February, 2019

Manipur Journalist’s Jailing Is Abuse Of State Power, It's Time We Raise Our Voice

Ruben Banerjee

It’s about time this travesty of justice is put to an end. Kishorechandra Wangkhem must be freed, and whoever thought of locking him up must be punished.


30 January, 2019

Jailed Manipur Journalist's Wife Demands His Release, Says Family Victim Of Political Propaganda

Outlook Web Bureau

Wangkhem was detained under the National Security Act (NSA) by the Manipur government for criticising it.


20 January, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Addresses Letter To Manipur Journalist Who Was Jailed For Targeting PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress Chief wrote, 'fascist forces have not only attempted to destroy the idea of India but attack anyone who challenges their distorted narrative.'


20 December, 2018

Manipur Journalist Arrested For Criticising PM Modi Not Allowed To Meet His Lawyer

Chaoba Paojel

On Thursday, the journalist's lawyer Shreeji Bhavsar wrote a letter to former Supreme Court justice Markandey Katju narrating how the jail authorities did not allow him to meet his client even after waiting for more than three hours.


19 December, 2018

Manipur Journalist Sentenced To One Year In Jail For Targeting PM Modi On Social Media

Outlook Web Bureau

Manipur Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem, who was detained under the National Security Act last month, has been sentenced to one year in jail under the law.


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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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