Mumbai: Senior journalist Gurbir Singh arrested

Gurbir Singh was arrested for not appearing before a court in connection with a rasta roko case registered against him a few years ago.

Updated: Nov 29, 2011, 23:39 PM IST

Mumbai: Senior journalist Gurbir Singh was
on Tuesday arrested for not appearing before a court in connection
with a rasta roko case registered against him a few years ago,
police said.

"As journalist Gurbir Singh did not appear in a court at
suburban Dindoshi, a non-bailable warrant was issued against
him," said Additional Police Commissioner Ramrao Pawar.

In response to the non-bailable warrant, police today
arrested Singh, who is the president of the Mumbai Press Club,
he said.

Singh will be produced before the court in connection
with the case tomorrow.

PTI