At a number of places, the security forces have been found guilty of using excessive force while facing angry crowds, resulting in the loss of human lives. There are, of course, demonstrations against killings in police firing, custodial deaths, torture and disappearances. Angry villagers protested on the Kupwara-Baramulla highway against an alleged fake encounter by the Army.
A case of murder was registered against police officials involved in the killing of MBA graduate Ranbir Singh in an alleged fake encounter as pressure mounted on the BJP government in Uttarkhand today to order a CBI probe.The FIRs under section 302 (murder) IPC was lodged following a murder case against 14 police personnel registered by Ranbir’s father Ravindra Pal Singh.
Gujarat’s junior home minister Amit Shah, who is close to chief minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday summoned by the CBI in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.
Abdul Rehman, who was from a remote village in Kashmir, was considered missing for 52 days. It was on the 53rd day that his father, Gulam Rasool, learned that his son had been killed in what is known cynically in India as a fake encounter.
Shoot-at-sight orders were issued by the police in curfew-bound Srinagar on Tuesday, as five more people were killed in firing by security forces on violent protesters who defied restrictions and clashed with them in the Kashmir Valley.
Jaswant Singh Khalra a human rights activist who raised voice against such fake encounters and police brutality was killed by the Punjab police.
Pradeep Sharma two constables were arrested and sent to police custody in connection to an alleged fake encounter case.
Sorabuddin may be wrong person……….but they way he was killed was not a part of justice!
His wife was also murdered by the state, was she a criminal too?
Was it right to kill a lady brutally?
What punishment should be given to these police officers?