India’s Modified Media

This was an election where media never tried to interrogate the claims of Modi’s past achievements and future promises. Media not only forget the Gujarat 2002, their selective amnesia assured that people never discuss about the fake encounters, the farmers suicide in Gujarat, tax breaks for corporates (including the a loan of 9570 crores at 0.1% interest for Tata for an investment of 2900 crore for Tata Nano for 20 years with tax breaks and free electricity), the CAG reports on undue benefits to the corporates, the reports on malnutrition among the Gujarat girls.

Need of the hour is fair and fast trail and not withdrawal

Several Innocent minority youths are in various jails waiting for the justice for a long time and with no progress in their trail. In most of the cases security agencies deliberately making bogus evidence and extract false confessions by using force. As per the election manifesto Uttar Pradesh government filed application in various courts to withdraw bogus cases against these minority youths. However Allahabad high court, while looking into the petition filed by some advocates, has stayed the government from doing so.

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