Kamal Morarka

Mere slogan-shouting is not sedition

Posted by Kamal Morarka under Blog
The Railway Budget was presented Thursday, it has no great schemes or concession or additional rise in fares etc, because it was basically a carry-on-business budget. Of course, some gestures are there for reserving seats for elderly people, ladies, etc., which are welcomed. It will not solve any problem because the railway as a body is run very inefficiently; it needs strictest supervision, maybe through additional management, schemes or outsourcing certain activities – for instance cleanliness.  You are talking about ...

Mere Slogan Shouting is not Sedition

Posted by Kamal Morarka under Blog
The last week has been dominated by the reports of slogan shouting and some protest by some JNU students and then a disproportionately harsh police action on them. On enquiry it was found that the police action was not ordered either by the Lieutenant Governor or by the Ministry of Home Affairs, even less by the PMO. Then, did the Commissioner of Police, B.S. Bassi, act on his own? Or was he reporting to other powerful people in the BJP? ...