Some of India’s most prominent actors, poets, writers and upcoming independent musicians came to Jantar Mantar on 15 January 2011 to speak out read and perform against the unjust imprisonment of Dr Binayak Sen. This public protest was held under the aegis of Artists for Human rights. There is a growing movement by civil rights campaigners across India who are demanding the release of Dr Binayak Sen who has been imprisoned on trumped up charges in the state of Chhattisgarh, India.
Selected photos from the 15 January 2011 protest are posted below. These photos were taken by Mukul Dube a Delhi based independent photographer and intellectual.