Legal Opinion South India

Commissioner advices Chennai Police : Assault and torture should not be done.

Chennai Police Commissioner Viswanathan, speaking to reporters here, said there are a number of guidelines, besides Supreme Court directions, vis-a-vis arrests are in place   “Assault and torture (of the arrested) should not be done. As far as the Greater Chennai Police or the state police is concerned, we have reiterated that even language that Read More…

Indian Subcontinent North India Women

BJP MLA in Uttarakhand threatening female cop caught on camera

Rajkumar Thukral, a controversial BJP MLA from Uttarakhand’s Rudrapur constituency, was caught on camera on Friday threatening a woman sub-inspector of police during a heated argument outside a police station. Thukral is seen angrily charging at SI Anita Gairola of the city patrolling unit (CPU) in Rudrapur police and asking her to “behave properly” after Read More…