Katju`s appeal to Prez for respite for Mumbai blast convicts

Press Council of India chairperson Justice Markandey Katju has made a plea to the President seeking respite for convicted actor Sanjay Dutt and four others.

Remove Katju as PCI chief, say activists

Social activists here Monday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking the removal of Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Markandey Katju.

Suspend sentences of Sanjay and Zaibunnisa: Katju

Justice Markandey Katju, leading efforts to seek pardon for 1993 Mumbai blast convicts Sanjay Dutt and Zaibunnisa Kazi, sought suspension of jail sentences as his appeal is pending before President.