[Sterlite] Alarming that police fired at unarmed protestors and no one is booked for 3 years: Madras High Court seeks 2018 NHRC probe report

"Can we kill people and throw money at them and say our job is done? Is that the society that we want to build?" the Chief Justice observed today.
[Sterlite] Alarming that police fired at unarmed protestors and no one is booked for 3 years: Madras High Court seeks 2018 NHRC probe report
Anti-Sterlite protestsSource: Indian Express

The Madras High Court on Friday directed the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to forward a copy of its "undisclosed" investigation report into the 2018 police firing incident at Thoothukudi, in which 16 persons were reportedly killed while protesting against Sterlite's copper smelting plant in the area (Henri Tiphagne v. NHRC and ors).

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