Vellore CMC seeks review of Binayak case

About 360 doctors, staff and students of Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore have signed a memorandum demanding a review of the legal process that led to the arrest of Binayak Sen, noted physician, human rights activist and an alumnus of their college.

The memorandum also called for granting bail to Dr. Sen at the earliest and conduct of a fair and speedy trial in the higher court. The signatories appealed to the judiciary, the executive and the legislature of Chhattisgarh and the Centre to intervene effectively.