Will the Special Law Help to ‘STOP LYNCHING’ In Face of Modi's 'Brutal New India'? - Highlights By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch

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Mob Lynching is a National Crime-STOP LYNCHING- Modi's 'Brutal New India'



1. Will the Special Law Help to ‘STOP LYNCHING’ In Face of the State’s Inability to Demonstrate Its Credibility and Sincerity! Modi's 'Brutal New India'



2. Mob Lynching is a National Crime-STOP LYNCHING- Modi's 'Brutal New India'.



3. “Tepidity-Slightly Warm Towards Lynching: How Long Will Courts Lead the Way? Editorial updated: Jul 24, 2018, 12:48 AM (IST); The Tribune, Chandigarh



4. The Supreme Court has now left the Centre with no option.



5. A month from now, it will take up the matter of Parliament creating a special law for organised lynching.



6. It will also hear the Rajasthan Government on a contempt petition alleging that lynching was taking place despite the apex court’s directions.



7. This is an opportunity for the political executive to redeem itself with earnest action and concrete steps.



8. The state’s inability to demonstrate credibility and sincerity in cracking down on vigilantism has repercussions that go beyond community and the state.



9. As the apex court has observed, the recurrent pattern of violence-LYNCHING cannot be allowed to become “the new normal”. Extract from Editorial- The Tribune, Chandigarh





Highlights By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch

Posted on Jul 24, 18 | 11:33 am