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1000 unlawful police detention cases in India every year, UP and Delhi lead

The Kolkata Police entered the university, allegedly dragged and injured students including girls, and detained many as they raged against the alleged sexual assault on a student after a college fest.  The city’s police chief claims his officers exercised restraint. The students believe otherwise and want the police punished. The students believe the police action was yet another instance of abuse of power. “In many parts of india, the police is the only visible state presence. police say that there is pressure from the public to Continue reading →