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NEW DELHI — Twenty-eight years after the Hashimpura massacre, the acquittal of all 16 accused left the kin of the victims and the survivors distraught, while the absolved PAC personnel said it was an...
Perhaps a starting point to cleansing the Indian police force would be to expel the trigger happy "encounter specialists", weed out the communal minded, punish acts of torture and prejudice, castigate the wrong doers through strict accountability. To stem the rot, people's rights and freedoms must trump the convenient nexus between power and police.