ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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POLITICAL PRISONERS-Pledges Unredeemed, Promises Broken

November 19, 1977 POLITICAL PRISONERS Pledges Unredeemed, Promises Broken Sumanta Banerjee THE endeavours of the ruling parties at the Centre and the states to deliver the political prisoners from jails appear to be quite tortuous. The Janata and the other non-Congress parties who fought the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections were unanimous in their pledge to release all political prisoners immediately on assuming office. The pledge is yet to be redeemed in its totality.

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