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Two days after @IndiaToday expose @DelhiPolice says it has identified armed woman in the mask — Komal Sharma who says she’s an ABVP activist. She’s been underground since Jan 5. Delhi Police has asked her to join the probe. Hope floats. Good journalism triggers action. Jai Ho.
Shocking to see masked vigilantes with rods walking about as @DelhiPolice merrily watches them go by. Elsewhere cops have opened fire with lethal consequences for lesser provocation. Top cops and their political bosses need to explain why police took no action against goons.
Thousands of citizens participate in a charged up protest in Mumbai. You don’t listen to what they are saying. Many of these youngsters were once your supporters. Instead you pick one poster and blow it out of all proportion. Classic case of missing the woods for the trees.
Akshat Awasthi now says he’s ‘not in any way associated with the ABVP.’ Here he is on the front page of national newspapers at an ABVP rally. Go on. Zoom in. He’s the one holding the tricolour. #JNUTapes Weak defences won’t fly.
Taking one line from a debate and editing it to make it seem as if the anchor believes chanting Vande Mataram is anti-national is a malicious act. During the debate even the guest agreed that violence unleashed by lawyers in court was wrong. For those interested, here’s the clip: