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

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SECURITY FORCES-Trigger-Happy

police custody under his regime (documented meticulously, based on hard evidence) made by the Association for Protection of Democratic Rights (APDR) and other civil liberties groups, who are invariably dismissed by his party as CIA agents out to discredit the left front regime. But how can he in one sweep dismiss the findings and punitive actions (however feeble and few and far between they might be) against guilty policemen taken by his own department? In his attempt to circumvent the High Court ruling and protect the police, is he deliberately fudging the awkward-facts? Or, is it a case of simple amnesia? Whatever it might have been, since his statement in the state legislature obviously amounts to misleading the members, the latter must demand a clarification from him

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