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#MeToo movement: Defamation charge against journalist who outed MJ Akbar

Akbar, who resigned as Union minister on October 17 last year, filed a private criminal defamation complaint against Ramani after his name cropped up on social media as the #MeToo campaign raged

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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A Wednesday admits charge against in a case filed by ex-M J after she levelled allegations of sexual misconduct against him.

Ramani, who appeared before Samar Vishal, however, pleaded not guilty and claimed trial.

Akbar, who resigned as on October 17 last year, filed a private criminal complaint against Ramani after his name cropped up on as the #MeToo campaign raged on in

Ramani accused of sexual misconduct, a charge denied by him.

The court listed the matter for hearing on May 4 and also granted permanent exemption to Ramani from personal appearance.

First Published: Wed, April 10 2019. 10:40 IST
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