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

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North-East-Second Line of Defence

Communal Riots Role of the Police THE Indian police, it seems, is adept in missing the culprit and in killing the innocent. It might be a worthwhile exercise to compile a list of those shot down by the police during communal riots in India, and find out how many among them were rioters and how many were pedestrians caught in the melee, children peeping out of windows or rooftops, old people unaware of a suddenly imposed curfew, or even younger people trying to prevent communal riots in the streets.

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