December 28, 2012

Rape, Poverty and India's Justice System

Kuldip Nayar, China Post

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Like any individual, the nation too has a limit of tolerance. For Delhi and some other cities, the gang rape at the national capital was the proverbial last straw. Students filled the streets to demonstrate and even had one or two pitched battles with police. One policeman has died and many students have been injured. Such incidents are bound to happen when the powers-that-be seek to manage public anger with water cannons and baton charges.

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