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Re: Civil Rights - Orissa Incident




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Postings not related to the writing of the Manifesto or policy chapters
are likely to be summarily rejected. Thanks for your understanding. IPI
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Shashi Shekhar wrote:

> 
> Dr. Roy's suggestion that we have a distinct set of laws for dealing
> with incidents of hate crime originating from
> ethnicity/religion/language etc is very appropriate and I endorse it.
> 
> It some times make me wonder however
> (No offense or reference to Dr. Roy)
> that why is our conscience pricked so selectively. Selective massacres
> of Kashmiri Pandits in J&K as much a hate crime as is the immolation of

We have already included a line in the manifesto that hate related
crimes 
should be dealt with severely.
This point was included during the first round of debates when we had
a week alloted to the topic of Law and Order. 
If anything specific should be added to this, please elaborate.

-Arvind


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