People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP
People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP
India

#FreeDishaRavi: supporters slam arrest of Indian climate activist who backed farmers’ protests

  • New Delhi police say Disha Ravi shared a ‘toolkit’ to support the farmers’ protests with Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who later tweeted it
  • Her supporters say the government is misusing a sedition law and arresting activists expressing support to the farmers

Topic |   India
People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP
People demand the release of Indian climate activist Disha Ravi at a protest in New Delhi on February 17, 2021. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE