Though the need for serious police reform has been raised again and again, there seems to be no political will to do anything about it.
“I want those who lynched my husband to be punished, not for revenge, but to ensure that no one has to go through what my children and I have undergone.”
The Rajasthan chief minister should seek refuge not in the ambiguity of Kurosawa but in the wisdom of Martin Luther King.
Tracking the incidents of lynching over cow slaughter and the possession and consumption of beef from September 2015 to July 2017.
Actor Renuka Shahane on the #NotInMyName protests and the government’s failure to safeguard the basic tenets of democracy.
Narendra Modi invoked Mahatma Gandhi to say that violence in the name of the cow was not acceptable.
The prime minister’s statement comes in the wake of increasing incidents of violence by ‘cow protectors’.
“We hope that the government will understand our feelings and make efforts to resolve the issues of the oppressed and weaker sections of society by restoring the atmosphere of peace and trust…”