She was assaulted, tortured and dragged out of home past midnight by security personals. Only to be found dead the next morning without proper clothing and 5 bullets shot at her private parts - a clear concealment of rape in CUSTODY! This is the real abominable story of Thangjam Manorama - from North East India. (please google to verify with the name)... Arresting a woman at night and without…
UNIFORM OR NOT UNIFORM : CRIMINALS SHOULD BE HANGED
"Anna articulated a very popular demand for effective steps to fight corruption. Sharmila is also voicing a demand that is very popular in the North East. But Anna succeeded because he was able to build a mass movement and catch the attention of the nation and the national media. Sharmila's hunger…Read More
The army can very well operate under a more humane law, as suggested by the Justice Jeevan Reddy commitee, and can be accountable for all its actions. It cannot be above the law of the land. AFSPA has been withdrawn from seven assembly constituencies in Imphal valley, but life goes on there and it…Read More
Widespread corruption, poor governance, poverty, a high literacy rate coupled with unemployment (estimated at 25%), a flourishing parallel economy, drug and arms trafficking, and it is easy to see why Manipur is a cauldron of conflicts.
AFSPA - that defines how you MUST be LIVED in this…Read More
It is fundamentally a “paradigm of governing” certain kind of people and their issues by deploying the military, a machinery for war, as an instrument of maintaining “law and order”. Supreme Court in 1997 while upholding the Constitutionality of the AFSPA insisted that the “disturbed condition” is…Read More