Republican People’s Party (CHP) Party Assembly member legist Sera Kadıgil has been taken into custody in Çağlayan Courthouse.

In his interview to bianet, CHP İstanbul MP Barış Yarkadaş said:

“Sera Kadıgil went to Çağlayan Courthouse to testify as part of another case. While she was waiting to testify, the police officers going near her notified her of a detention warrant.

“Kadıgil is being charged due to her tweets. However, we are not yet sure which tweets have caused this charge”.

Ms. Kadıgil became a sudden celebrity following a recent media appearance in which she made pointed argument for ”No” vote on CNNTurk.

CHP MP Eren Erdem, in a tweet, claimed the main reason Ms. Kadıgil arrested is due to her famous appearance, below.

This article originally appeared on Washington Hatti news portal.