In Jharkhand, Scheduled Tribes Still Battle Flimsy Criminal Cases Filed With Little Evidence
Indiaspend / by Riddhi Dastidar
Among undertrials charged with being Maoists under stringent, non-bailable offences in Jharkhand, high numbers are Adivasis, Scheduled Castes and OBCs, a study led by late Fr. Stan Swamy had found in 2015. An alleged encounter during an Adivasi festival six years later shows not much has changed.