A convention held in kochi the other day under the aegis of Dr.Binayak Sen Defense Committe demanded the immediate release of Dr.Binayak Sen. The Committe, an alliance of various organisations including Janakeeya Manushyavakasa Prasthanam (people's Human Rights Organisation)also sought the release of all other human rights activists languishing in various jails across the country.
The convention was inagurated by Ilina Sen, Dr.Sen's wife over phone. Adv.Madhusudanan, eminent journalist K.P.Sethunath, Adv.Chandrasekharan (PUCL), Geo Jose (PUCL) and Adv.Tushar Nirmal Sarathy, convener of the Committe spoke on the occassion.
A painting exhibition and documentary screening were also held as part of the programme.