Sunday, November 29, 2015

Banning 'The Satanic Verses' was wrong : @PChidambaram_IN

"I have no hesitation in saying that the ban on Salman Rushdie's book was wrong," Mr Chidambaram said speaking at the Times LitFest in Delhi.The ban on Salman Rushdie's "Satanic Verses" in 1988 was followed by a 'fatwa' (decree) by Iran's religious leader Ayatollah Khomenini.