The CIC directed the Home Ministry to disclose whether it had sought a report from IB on the controversial art work of celebrated painter MF Hussain and the final decision taken by the ministry over the intelligence reports.
All-India Minority Forum demanded that controversial Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen and eminent painter MF Hussain "unconditionally apologise in writing" that they would not hurt the religious sentiments of any community.
A PIL was on Friday moved in the
Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre for withdrawal
of all criminal cases lodged against 95-year-old artist M F
Hussain and ensuring his return to the country.