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Uttar Pradesh police leave behind a bloody trail

Last December, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) called the Uttar Pradesh (UP) police “an organized gang of criminals”, quoting a half-century-old Allahabad High Court observation. At the time it was hearing a 2014 case of wrongful detention and sexual assault of a woman in a police station. Her husband was also charged with kidnap […]