The Penguin precedent: Has Aleph pulled another Doniger book?

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The HindusAleph has put out a statement on the Times of India reporting stating that it is not aware of any such matter.

The statement released on Facebook reads, “This refers to the report by Rajiv Kalkod (“Another Doniger book pulled out”) published in your newspaper today. We are not aware of any such thing except that we are looking forward to the right resolution of the situation.’-Authorised statement of R T Das, Rupa Publications, Regional Manager, South India.”

The statement adds that Aleph and Rupa will not comment further on the issue. The statement however doesn’t shed light on the fact if the book has actually been withdrawn or not.

Another Doniger book has been recalled by published Aleph book company, reports the Times of India.

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Author: Zafar Anjum

I am a writer based in Singapore.

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