Democracy Under The Gun In Chattisgarh – Suvojit Bagchi

The Chhattisgarh government has asked for an unprecedented 1,500 companies of central paramilitary force, for the forthcoming polls in addition to the existing battalions in Maoist-controlled tribal districts of South Chhattisgarh. At least half of the additional forces will be placed in South Chhattisgarh, senior officials in the State administration told The Hindu. The State asked for nearly 860 companies during the last Assembly election, … Continue reading Democracy Under The Gun In Chattisgarh – Suvojit Bagchi