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Cases to be affected with sedition law paused

What impact will stay on sedition law have on these cases
In the wake of the Supreme Court order staying the registration of FIRs, ongoing probes and coercive measures under the sedition law, all eyes will be on the fate of several high-profile cases
A National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report says a total of 356 cases of sedition were registered and 548 people arrested between 2015 and 2020, out of which only six were convicted
A 21-year-old Bengaluru-based environment activist, Disha Ravi, was arrested under sedition law by the Delhi police in the toolkit case. She got bail later.
In 2016 some JNU students were booked under sedition for holding an event to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru
3 Kashmiri students from Agra were booked under sedition for praising Pakistan after their victory over India in a T20 cricket game

Journalist Vinod Dua was booked under sedition by the Himachal Pradesh police for airing a programme on the handling of COVID-19 cases
Writer and activist Arundhati Roy was booked under the sedition law, along with Hurriyat leader Late Syed Ali Shah Geelani and others, in 2010 for their alleged "anti-India" speech at a seminar