13 June, 2021

No Point-Blank Justice

Jurists say ‘encounters’ must be investigated by an independent agency. But no law makes this binding.

No Point-Blank Justice

“In the Azad case, the state and the Centre abdicated responsibility. What prevents the Centre from asking AP to hold an inquiry?” —Justice Hosbet Suresh, Ex-judge, Bombay High Court   “I heard 110 cases of encounters in two years...the victims were all shot in the head or chest. The cops must be really great marksmen.” —Justice A.P. Shah, Ex-CJ, Delhi High Court

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